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ULYSSES SHELTON


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1961 Democrat
1962 Democrat
1963 Democrat
1964 Democrat
1965 Democrat
1966 Democrat
1967 181 Democrat
1968 181 Democrat
1969 181 Democrat
1970 181 Democrat
1971 181 Democrat
1972 181 Democrat
1973 181 Democrat
1974 181 Democrat
1975 181 Democrat
1976 181 Democrat
1977 181 Democrat
1978 181 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia

Biography

07/01/1917 - 05/23/1978

SHELTON, Ulysses, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fl., July 1, 1917; attended Central High School and Mastbaum Vocational School; staff sergeant and flight chief at Westover Field, United States Air Force (1942-1945, World War II); real estate manager; beer distributor; Magistrate’s Clerk, Court No. 13; aide, Pennsylvania Congressman Michael Bradley; clerk, Philadelphia Department of Records; writ server, Philadelphia Traffic Court; leader, 20th Ward Democratic Executive Committee; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1960; reelected to serve 8 more consecutive terms; resigned from the House, May 23, 1978; died, June 13, 1981 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.