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J. RUSSELL ESHBACK


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1959 Republican
1960 Republican
1961 Republican
1962 Republican
1963 Republican
1964 Republican
1965 Republican
1966 Republican
1967 139 Republican
1968 139 Republican
1969 139 Republican
1970 139 Republican
 Counties   Monroe, Pike, Wayne

Biography

04/28/1898 - 08/24/1981

ESHBACK, J. Russell, a Representative from Monroe, Pike, and Wayne Counties; born in Bushkill, Pike County, Pa., April 28, 1898; B.S., The Pennsylvania State (University) College, 1924; M.A., Columbia University, 1928; school teacher (16 years); farmer; elected, treasurer, Pike County (1939-1943); elected, prothonotary, register of wills, recorder of deeds and clerk of courts, Pike County (1947-1952); elected, commissioner, Pike County (1953-1959); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1959 term and served 5 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1971 term; died, August 24, 1981; interred, Sand Hill Cemetery, Shoemakers, Monroe County, Pennsylvania.