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JOHN T. WALSH


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1953-1954 Democrat
1955-1956 Democrat
1957-1958 Democrat
1959 Democrat
1960 Democrat
1961 Democrat
1962 Democrat
1963 Democrat
1964 Democrat
1965 Democrat
1966 Democrat
1967 37 Democrat
1968 37 Democrat
1969 37 Democrat
1970 37 Democrat
1971 37 Democrat
1972 37 Democrat
1973 37 Democrat
1974 37 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny

Biography

12/21/1898 - 10/05/1983

WALSH, John Thomas, a Representative from Allegheny County; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., December 21, 1898; graduated, St. Peter’s High School; attended, Pittsburgh Academy; attended, University of Pittsburgh; served, 6th Army Corps, United States Army (1918-1919, World War I); general road contractor; chief clerk, Master Mechanics Office, National Tube Company (3 years); clerk of Yardmaster, B & O Railroad (1 year); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Democrat in 1952; reelected to serve 10 more consecutive terms; appointed, Pennsylvania Commission on Interstate Cooperation (1971-1974); not a candidate for reelection to the House (1974); died, October 5, 1983; interred, McKeesport and Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.