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GEORGE D. JACKSON


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1859 Democrat
1860 Democrat
1863 Democrat
1864 Democrat
 Counties   Columbia, Montour, Sullivan, Wyoming

Biography

04/16/1827 - 11/23/1879

JACKSON, George Duggan, a Representative from Columbia, Montour, Sullivan and Wyoming Counties; born, April 16, 1827 in Berwick, Columbia County, Pa.; attended, Wyoming Seminary; merchant; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1859 and 1860 terms; reelected to the House for the 1863 and 1864 terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1861 and 1865 terms; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (1867-1869, 1879); director, Sullivan and Erie Railroad; director, State Line and Sullivan Railroad; died while in office of the Senate, November 23, 1879 in Dushore, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania; interred, Fairview Cemetery, Dushore, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania.