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Pennsylvania House of Representatives


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Session Position District Party
1864 Republican
1865 Republican
1866 Republican
1867 Republican
1868 Republican
 Counties   Philadelphia


1817 - 11/18/1870

WATT, William W., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, 1817 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; tax collector, city of Philadelphia; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1864 term; reelected to the House for 4 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1869 term; manufacturer; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (1870); died in the office of Senate, November 18, 1870 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.