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THEODORE CORNMAN


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"Death of Theodore Cornman: Pneumonia Suddenly Strikes Down Another Prominent Citizen."  The Evening Sentinel [W.H. and C.A. Peffer] 06 Mar 1896, 3.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1868 Democrat
1869 Democrat
 Counties   Cumberland

Biography

05/11/1836 - 03/06/1896

CORNMAN, Theodore, a Representative from Cumberland County; born, May 11, 1836 in Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pa.; teacher; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1867 and 1868; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1869); agent, fire insurance; lawyer (1870-1896); farmer; proprietor and manager, Vance & Co., maker of doors, blinds and sashes; elected, president, Carlisle school board (1884-1896); unsuccessful campaign, reelection to the House (1894); died, March 6, 1896 in Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania; interred, Old Graveyard, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.