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THOMAS C. STEEL


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1846 Representative Whig
1848 Representative Whig
1849 Representative Whig
1850 Representative Whig
1855 Representative Whig American
 Counties   Philadelphia, Philadelphia City

Biography

02/18/1813 - 02/25/1875

Philadelphia City (1846, 1848-1850), Philadelphia County (1855)

STEEL, Thomas C., a Representative from Philadelphia city and County; born, February 18, 1813 in Pennsylvania; unsuccessful campaign, United States Congress (1844); elected as a Whig to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1846, 1848, 1849 and 1850 terms; reelected to the House as a Whig American for the 1855 term; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1853 term; tax collector, Philadelphia (1861); elected, delegate, Philadelphia County Convention; died, February 25, 1875 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.