Legislation Quick Search
02/23/2019 10:01 AM
Pennsylvania House of Representatives




Session Year Position District Party
1971- 1972 161 Republican
1973- 1974 161 Republican
 Counties   Delaware


04/15/1918 -

JONES, Edmund, a Representative from Delaware County; born in Chester, Delaware County, Pa., April 15, 1918; graduated, Swarthmore High School; B.A. Swarthmore College, 1939; LL.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1942; captain, United States Army (World War II); attorney; elected, mayor, Swarthmore (1966-1971); chair, Swarthmore Republican Committee; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by Special Election, May 18, 1971; Sworn-In, June 15, 1971 to serve the remaining 1971 term; reelected in 1972; unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the House (1974); elected, Swarthmore Borough Authority (1985-1989; chair, 1989); elected, Delaware County Council (1987-1988); chair, Delaware County Strategic Planning Commission (1988-1989); board member, Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (1989-1996); counsel, Swarthmore Borough Authority (1990-present).