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Name Position Session Party County District
ACHTERMAN, LEO A. Majority Floor Leader 1935-1942 D Monroe 0
ACKERMANN, HARRY B. 1939-1940 R Allegheny 0
ALLEN, THOMAS H. 1939-1940 D Philadelphia 0
ALLMOND, WILLIAM A. 1937-1942 D Philadelphia 0
ALSPACH, ALFRED C. 1939-1944* R Lancaster 0
ANDREWS, HIRAM G. Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1933-1962* Ind, D Cambria 0
ATKINS, FRANK J. 1935-1940 R Armstrong 0
AUKER, CHARLES A. 1939-1964* R Blair 0
BAKER, JOHN J. 1935-1946 D Allegheny 0
BALLIET, EDGAR JOEL 1939-1940 R Northampton 0
BALTHASER, JACOB L. 1937-1942 D Berks 0
BARDES, PAUL M. 1939-1940 R Allegheny 0
BENNETT, IRWIN W. 1939-1940 R Carbon 0
BOHN, JOHN C. 1937-1940 D Luzerne 0
BOIES, DAVID M. 1937-1963 D Allegheny 0
BONEY, JOHN L. 1939-1946* D Luzerne 0
BOORSE, HOWARD F. 1939-1952 R Montgomery 0
BOOSE, ELLIS C. 1935-1940 R Somerset 0
BOWER, ADAM T. Minority Caucus Chairman 1939-1966 R Northumberland 0
BOYD, ROBERT 1935-1944* R Philadelphia 0
BRANCATO, ANNA M. 1933-1946* D Philadelphia 0
BRETHERICK, ARTHUR P. 1939-1944 R Delaware 0
BROAD, FRED J. 1937-1940 D Westmoreland 0
BRONSON, F. HOWARD 1939-1940 R Chester 0
BROWN, HOMER S. 1935-1950 D Allegheny 0
BROWN, SETH W. 1939-1940 R Luzerne 0
BRUNNER JR., CHARLES H. Majority Floor Leader,
Majority Whip
1939-1950 R Montgomery 0
BURNS, JOHN M. 1939-1946 D Fayette 0
BURRIS, JOHN WILLIAM MILTON 1939-1942 D Juniata 0
CADWALADER, LAMBERT 1937-1950 R Montgomery 0
CALVIN, E. Y. 1939-1944* R Beaver 0
CARPENTER, GAYLORD N. 1939-1940 R Pike 0
CHECK JR., JOHN G. 1939-1940 D Westmoreland 0
CHERVENAK JR., MICHAEL C. 1933-1948 D Cambria 0
CHRISTLER, CHARLES MORRISON 1939-1940 R Allegheny 0
CLARK, EDWARD A. 1939-1940 R Clearfield 0
CLEARWATER, ALFRED K. 1939-1940 R Philadelphia 0
COHEN, HERBERT B. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1933-1940 D York 0
COHEN, REUBEN E. Minority Floor Leader 1937-1946 D Philadelphia 0
COOK, HOMER S. 1939-1948 R Erie 0
COOPER, GEORGE W. 1939-1960 R Allegheny 0
CORDIER, ROBERT J. 1931-1948* R Lackawanna 0
CORRIGAN, JOHN PATRICK 1937-1946 D Philadelphia 0
CORTESE, AMERICO V. 1939-1940 R Philadelphia 0
CURRAN, THOMAS A. 1939-1940 R Delaware 0
DALRYMPLE, DELBERT WILLIAM 1939-1958* R Erie 0
DENMAN, DAVID NELSON 1939-1944* R Westmoreland 0
DICK, JOSEPH R. 1939-1940 R Allegheny 0
DIX, IRVING SIDNEY 1939-1948 R Wayne 0
DONAHUE, CHARLES E. 1939-1940 R Clinton 0
DONOHOE, RALPH C. 1937-1940 D Philadelphia 0
DOWNEY, JOHN J. 1933-1954* D Schuylkill 0
DeNOTE, LEONARD J. 1937-1940 D Philadelphia 0
ECKELS, J. PERRY 1937-1942 R Crawford 0
ELY, GLENN WASHINGTON 1939-1944 R Susquehanna 0
EWING, EDWIN C. 1939-1964* R Allegheny 0
FALKENSTEIN, FRANCIS J. 1935-1942 D Philadelphia 0
FAUSET, CRYSTAL BIRD 1939-1940 D Philadelphia 0
FINNERTY, JOHN J. 1935-1946 D Philadelphia 0
FISHER, GEORGE W. 1939-1942 R Huntingdon 0
FISS, IRA T. Majority Appropriations Committee Chairman,
Minority Appropriations Committee Chairman,
Speaker
1937-1948 R Snyder 0
FLANAGAN, EDWARD 1933-1940 D Philadelphia 0
FLEMING, ROBERT D. 1939-1950 R Allegheny 0
FOOR, ALBERT F. 1939-1948 R Bedford 0
FREED, TILGHMAN A. 1939-1946* R Lehigh 0
FULLERTON, W. SHARP 1939-1946* R Lawrence 0
FURMAN, ROY E. Speaker 1933-1940 D Greene 0
GATES, HERBERT G. 1935-1944* R Armstrong 0
GILLAN, C. FRANK 1939-1944 R Franklin 0
GILLETTE, WILSON D. 1931-1942 R Bradford 0
GOLL, HARRY E. 1939-1940 R Beaver 0
GORSKI, ADAM A. 1937-1940 D Erie 0
HABBYSHAW, WILLIAM E. 1933-1942 R Dauphin 0
HAINES, KENNETH G. 1939-1942 R Centre 0
HALL, WRAYBURN B. 1937-1954 R Potter 0
HAMILTON, ROBERT S. 1933-1940 R Philadelphia 0
HARBESON, THOMAS C. 1939-1940 R Mifflin 0
HARKINS, L. KENNETH 1935-1942 D Allegheny 0
HAUDENSHIELD, JOHN R. 1939-1959* R Allegheny 0
HENRY, RAYMOND E. 1939-1940 R Berks 0
HESS, WARREN K. 1937-1940 D Berks 0
HEWITT SR., EARL E. 1933-1956* R Indiana 0
HINDMAN M.D., A. O. 1935-1940 D Washington 0
HOCKE, ALVIN H. 1939-1944* R York 0
HOFFMAN, JOHN N. 1921-1948* R Northampton 0
HOFFMAN, SIMON KREBS 1939-1940 D Montour 0
HOLLAND, ELMER J. 1935-1942 D Allegheny 0
HOYT, ECKLEY 1939-1940 R Columbia 0
HUNTLEY JR., GEORGE W. 1937-1946 R Cameron 0
IMBRIE, WILBERT DEWITT 1937-1944 R Butler 0
IRVIN JR., JAMES H. 1939-1944* R Philadelphia 0
JAMES, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN 1939-1946 R Delaware 0
JIROLANIO, JUSTIN D. 1937-1940 D Northampton 0
JOHNSTON, GEORGE H. 1939-1940 R York 0
JONES, GEORGE E. 1939-1954* R Blair 0
KANE, E. KENT 1935-1940 R McKean 0
KEENAN, LAWRENCE P. 1937-1942 D Allegheny 0
KENEHAN JR., MARTIN FRANCIS 1939-1942 D Lackawanna 0
KILROY, ELMER Speaker 1935-1942 D Philadelphia 0
KLINE, G. EDGAR 1937-1956 R Schuylkill 0
KNOBLE, MATTHEW T. 1939-1942 R Lackawanna 0
KOWALSKI, BRUNO 1939-1944* R Luzerne 0
KRISE, CLARENCE G. 1939-1950 R Clearfield 0
LEE, EDWIN A. 1939-1944 R Philadelphia 0
LEISEY, AMOS M. 1937-1956 R Chester 0
LEVY, J. HAROLD 1937-1946 D Philadelphia 0
LEYDIC, KENNETH L. 1939-1944 R Allegheny 0
LICHTENWALTER, FRANKLIN H. Majority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1939-1948 R Lehigh 0
LONG, BENJAMIN L. 1935-1940 D Philadelphia 0
LOVETT, JAMES E. Majority Whip,
Minority Whip
1933-1958 D Westmoreland 0
LYONS, THOMAS 1937-1946 R Mercer 0
MADDEN, JOHN R. 1939-1952* R Westmoreland 0
MALLOY, JAMES JOHN 1939-1942 D Luzerne 0
MALONE, THOMAS DEVINE 1909-1940* R, D Allegheny 0
MARR, FLOYD N. 1939-1940 R Beaver 0
MATTHEWS, JACOB F. 1937-1940 R Lycoming 0
MELCHIORRE, CHARLES 1933-1942 D Philadelphia 0
MIHM, MARTIN C. 1937-1962 D Allegheny 0
MONTGOMERY, JOHN W. 1939-1940 R Allegheny 0
MOONEY, THOMAS P. 1935-1948 D Allegheny 0
MORAN, J. P. 1935-1960* D Allegheny 0
MOSER, FRANK S. 1939-1940 R Northumberland 0
MOSER, JACOB L. 1939-1946* R Lehigh 0
MUIR, WILLIAM WALLACE 1935-1944 R Warren 0
MUNLEY, ROBERT W. 1939-1948 D Lackawanna 0
McCLESTER, ALBERT B. 1939-1946 R Butler 0
McGARRITY, JAMES A. 1939-1940 R Philadelphia 0
McKINNEY, JOHN HUDSON 1917-1952* R Venango 0
McLANE, JAMES J. 1939-1942 D Luzerne 0
McNALLY, MICHAEL J. 1939-1940 R Philadelphia 0
McVAY, WALTER W. 1939-1940 R Allegheny 0
O'BRIEN, JOSEPH M. 1937-1958* D Philadelphia 0
O'CONNOR SR., ALBERT L. 1933-1948* D Cambria 0
O'DARE SR., JAMES J. 1939-1950 R Philadelphia 0
O'KEEFE, JOHN J. 1933-1940 D Allegheny 0
O'NEILL, HARRY P. 1929-1948 R, D Lackawanna 0
OMINSKY, JOSEPH 1935-1940 D Philadelphia 0
PEACOCK, VANCE D. 1939-1940 R Washington 0
PEALE, SIDNEY J. 1937-1940 R Sullivan 0
POWERS, JOHN LEWIS 1933-1950 D Allegheny 0
PRESTON, CARMI GLOVER 1937-1940 D Lawrence 0
READINGER, ALBERT S. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1937-1958 D Berks 0
REAGAN, CHARLES R. 1939-1954 R Union 0
REESE JR., DAVID P. 1939-1948 R Dauphin 0
REESE, RUSSELL E. 1937-1952 D Washington 0
REGAN, EDWARD M. 1939-1946 D Lackawanna 0
REYNOLDS, HOBSON R. 1935-1940* R, D Philadelphia 0
RHODES, E. WASHINGTON 1939-1940 R Philadelphia 0
RIDER, JOHN L. 1939-1940 D Fayette 0
RILEY, RAYMOND L. 1939-1952 R Lycoming 0
ROBERTSON, ALEXANDER S. 1939-1940 R Clarion 0
ROONEY, JAMES RUSSELL 1939-1942 D Philadelphia 0
ROSE JR., WALTER E. Majority Whip 1939-1948* R Cambria 0
ROSEBERRY, HERBERT H. 1939-1940 R Northampton 0
ROSENFELD, SAMUEL M. 1939-1942 D Philadelphia 0
ROTHENBERGER, OTIS S. 1937-1940 D Berks 0
ROYER, BAKER 1935-1966 R Lancaster 0
SARGE, H. DAVID 1939-1944 R Lebanon 0
SARRAF M.D., GEORGE J. 1935-1956 D Allegheny 0
SCANLON, JOSEPH A. Minority Whip 1935-1952 D Philadelphia 0
SCHROCK, JACOB B. 1929-1940 R Somerset 0
SCHROPE, EDGAR A. 1933-1940 D Schuylkill 0
SCHWAB, EDWARD C. 1939-1942 D Luzerne 0
SEIF, CHARLES LYSLE 1939-1940 R Allegheny 0
SERRILL M.D., WILLIAM W. 1935-1948 R Forest 0
SHAW, WILLIAM A. 1935-1944 D Allegheny 0
SHEARER, WILLIAM R. 1939-1940 R Cumberland 0
SIMONS, R. ROSCOE 1939-1944 R Mercer 0
SKALE, JOSEPH 1937-1966* D Philadelphia 0
SLOAN, WALTER R. 1939-1946* R Fulton 0
SNYDER, FRANK E. 1919-1946* R Tioga 0
SOLLENBERGER, D. RAYMOND 1937-1952 R Blair 0
STAMBAUGH, LLOYD D. 1939-1942 R Perry 0
STANK, JOHN F. Minority Whip 1933-1964* D Northumberland 0
STEWART, J. T. 1935-1940 R Indiana 0
STOCKHAM, THOMAS B. 1935-1948 R Bucks 0
SWEENEY, CHARLES W. 1935-1940* R Philadelphia 0
TAHL, HERMAN JAY 1929-1952* R Philadelphia 0
TARR, BURTON E. 1939-1942 D Fayette 0
TAYLOR, RAY E. 1939-1944 R Dauphin 0
TERRY, CHARLES L. 1931-1940 R Wyoming 0
THISTLE, RAYMOND A. 1939-1940 R Philadelphia 0
THOMPSON, EDWIN FLETCHER 1937-1952* D, R Philadelphia 0
THOMPSON, G. ROBERT 1939-1940 R Adams 0
TIEMANN, FRANK J. 1939-1944* R Philadelphia 0
TRONZO, AL 1935-1940 D Allegheny 0
TROUT, HARRY E. 1933-1948 R Lancaster 0
TURNER, ELLWOOD JACKSON Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader,
Speaker
1925-1948 R Delaware 0
VAN ALLSBURG, JOHN E. 1935-1944 R Erie 0
VAN BELLE, THOMAS B. 1939-1940 R Philadelphia 0
VOORHEES, CHARLES E. 1939-1942 R Philadelphia 0
WAGNER, PAUL L. 1939-1944* R Schuylkill 0
WALSH, JAMES F. 1937-1940 D Philadelphia 0
WATKINS, IVAN C. 1937-1954 R Schuylkill 0
WEBSTER, RAYMOND C. 1937-1940 R Chester 0
WEISS, DAVID H. 1937-1950 D Westmoreland 0
WELSH, ELLWOOD B. 1939-1946 D Philadelphia 0
WELSH, MATTHEW J. 1933-1942 D Fayette 0
WESTRICK, DENNIS L. 1933-1952* D Cambria 0
WILKINSON, DON E. 1939-1942 R Luzerne 0
WILLIAMS, CLARENCE O. 1939-1958* D Washington 0
WILSON, HENRY I. 1899-1940* R Jefferson 0
WINNER, EDWIN 1935-1944 R Montgomery 0
WOOD, HERFERD M. 1939-1940 R Elk 0
WOOD, LLOYD HOBART 1939-1946 R Montgomery 0
WOOD, NORMAN Majority Caucus Chairman,
Minority Caucus Chairman
1923-1964 R Lancaster 0
WOODSIDE JR., ROBERT E. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1933-1942 R Dauphin 0
YEAKEL, WILSON L. 1929-1954 R Bucks 0

*served non-consecutive terms