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Name Position Session Party County District Born/Died
Armstrong, Gibson E 1985-2008 R Lancaster, York 13 1943 -
Baldwin, Robert Alonzo 1858-1860 R Lancaster 16 07/12/1805 - 01/30/1888
Barton, Mathias 1797-1804* F Lancaster 0 1762 - 1809
Becker, Clarence D 1943-1948 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1892 - 1947
Berntheizel, Cleon N 1921-1924 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1874 - 1936
Billingfelt, Esaias 1867-1871* R Lancaster 17 1817 - 1905
Brightbill, David J. Majority Caucus Secretary,
Majority Floor Leader,
Policy Committee Chair,
Whip
1983-2006 R Berks, Chester, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh 48 11/03/1942 -
Brubaker, Michael W 2007-2014 R Chester, Lancaster 36 1958 -
Caldwell, James A 1837-1839* D Lancaster, York 6 1796 - 1845
Carpenter, Abraham 1799-1800 F Lancaster 0 1757 - 1815
Champneys Sr., Benjamin 1843-1866* D, R Lancaster, Lebanon, York 6,7,16,17 1800 - 08/09/1871
Cochran, Thomas Evans 1840-1843 D Lancaster, York 6 03/23/1813 - 05/18/1882
Coleman, Edward 1821-1824* F Lancaster 4 1792 - 1841
Darlington, Edward C 1851-1853* W Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1819 - 1874
Diehm, G Graybill 1949-1956 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1880 - 1970
Dunlap, John M 1863-1865* R Lancaster 16,17 1822 - 1898
Eby, Milton 1897-1900 R Lancaster 13 10/16/1850 - 01/30/1920
Edie, John 1791-1794* F Lancaster, York 0 1754 - 1825
Ehrgood, Thomas Alexander 1957-1964 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1923 - 2007
Ellmaker, Nathaniel Ignatius 1793-1796* F Lancaster 0 1751 - 1837
Fisher, Joseph Washington 1867-1868 R Lancaster 17 10/16/1814 - 10/18/1900
Freeman, William C 1925-1932 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1881 -
Gerberich, Daniel Philip President Pro Tempore 1905-1916 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 10/01/1854 - 11/29/1917
Graff, Sebastian 1790-1792 F Lancaster, York 0 03/1744 - 07/02/1791
Grosh, Jacob 1817-1822* F Lancaster 4 1777 - 1860
Haldeman, Horace Leander 1917-1920 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 09/16/1847 - 10/27/1920
Hambright, Frederick 1827-1828 F Lancaster 7 1786 - 1872
Hamilton, John 1825-1828* JD Lancaster 7
Hamilton, William 1811-1814* F Lancaster 0 1771 - 1820
Hamilton, William 1861 R Lancaster 16 1818 -
Heidelbaugh, Milton C. 1901-1908 R Lancaster 13 04/19/1849 - 02/10/1908
Henderson, Matthew 1821-1826* F Lancaster 7 1770 - 1830
Hess, Ralph W 1971-1990 R Lancaster, York 28 1939 -
Hibshman, Henry 1831-1836* AM Lancaster 7 1774 - 1859
Hiestand, John Andrew 1861-1863 R Lancaster 16 10/02/1824 - 12/13/1890
Hiester, William Speaker 1841-1843 AM Lancaster, York 6 10/10/1790 - 10/13/1853
Homsher, Frederick L 1939-1950 R Lancaster 13 1885 - 1950
Homsher, John G. President Pro Tempore 1909-1938 R Lancaster 13 07/01/1859 - 09/14/1938
Hoover, John S 1889-1890 D Lancaster 14
Hopkins, John 1813-1818* F Lancaster 4 1750 - 1820
Houston, Samuel Nelson 1927-1932 D Lancaster 7 1790 - 1878
Hubley Jr, Adam 1791-1794* F Lancaster, York 0 1759 - 1798
Hubley, James Burd 1921-1924 F Lancaster 6 1788 - 1825
Kauffman, Christian Charles 1895-1898 R Lancaster 14 04/17/1858 - 07/26/1936
Kauffman, Christian Shuman 1879-1882 R Lancaster 14 06/22/1826 - 11/20/1894
Kessler, Edward J 1953-1962 R Lancaster 13 1897 - 1969
Killinger, John Weinland 1855 R Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1824 - 1896
Kinzer, Esaias 1853-1855* W Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1805 - 1861
Kline, Levi 1841-1843* R Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1811 - 1863
Konigmacher, Joseph 1849 W Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1805 - 1861
Landis, John Herr 1893-1896 R Lancaster 13 01/31/1853 - 02/03/1923
Lowry Sr., Alexander 1790-1791 F Lancaster, York 0 1727 - 05/31/1805
Manbeck, Clarence F 1967-1982 R Berks, Lancaster, Lebanon 48 09/21/1908 - 05/14/1991
Mayer, Christopher Bartholomew 1805-1812* JR Lancaster 0 1756 - 1815
McConkey, James 1835-1838* AM, W Lancaster, York 2,14 1787 - 1861
Miller, John 1795-1798* F Lancaster 0
Mylin, Amos Herr President Pro Tempore 1877-1892 R Lancaster 13 09/27/1837 - 07/31/1926
Pearson, John Speaker 1801-1804* DR Lancaster 0 1740 - 1829
Pierson, Henry J 1933-1940 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1872 -
Price Jr., Philip 1979-1982 R Lancaster 36
Risser, Harold W 1947-1948 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1896 -
Robinson, John 1831-1834* AM Lancaster 7
Roebuck, Peter J. 1875-1878 R Lancaster 14 12/10/1838 - 03/09/1911
Rogers, Molton Cropper 1819-1820 DR Lancaster 4 1786 - 1863
Sanderson, John Phillip 1845-1847* W Lancaster, Lebanon 7 02/13/1818 - 10/14/1864
Schaeffer, Bartram A 1857-1859* R Lancaster 16 1824 - 1864
Schmyser, Johann Michael 1791-1794* F Lancaster, York 0 1740 - 1810
Scott, Alexander 1791-1794* R Lancaster, York 0 1763 - 1810
Shuman, Jacob G 1855-1857* W, R Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1811 - 1858
Slaymaker, Amos 1807-1810* JR Lancaster 0 1755 - 1837
Smith, A Herr 1845-1847* W Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1815 - 1894
Smith, Charles 1815-1818* F Lancaster 4 1765 - 1836
Smith, Winfield Scott 1891-1894 R Lancaster 14 11/22/1847 - 09/16/1920
Smucker, Lloyd K 2009-2016 R Lancaster 13 1964 -
Snyder, Richard A 1961-1984 R Lancaster 13 1910 - 1992
Steele, John Speaker 1803-1806* DR Lancaster 0 1758 - 1827
Stehman, John M. 1883-1890 R Lancaster 14 03/21/1830 - 07/17/1889
Stine, Daniel 1849 W Lancaster 7 1812 - 1851
Stober, Jeremiah Albert 1899-1906 R Lancaster 14 01/20/1842 - 01/10/1910
Strohm, John Speaker 1835-1841 AM Lancaster, York 6,7 10/16/1793 - 09/12/1884
Warfel, John Brackbill 1870-1876 R Lancaster 9,13,17 09/19/1830 - 04/18/1908
Watson, Nathaniel 1811-1814* DR Lancaster 0 1775 - 1818
Wenger, Noah W 1983-2006 R Chester, Lancaster 36 1934 -

*served non-consecutive terms