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Name Position Session Party County District Born/Died
Afflerbach II, Roy C. 1987-1998 D Lehigh, Northampton 16 02/06/1945 -
Albright, Edwin 1872-1876 D Carbon, Lehigh, Northampton 11,16 11/08/1838 - 12/13/1902
Boas, Jacob Dick 1847-1849 W Lehigh, Northampton 9 10/05/1806 - 03/25/1887
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 -
Brown, Robert S. 1868-1870 D Lehigh, Northampton 7
Browne, Patrick M. Majority Appropriations Committee Chair,
Majority Caucus Administrator,
Majority Whip
2005-2022 R Bucks, Lehigh 16 12/08/1963 -
Dent, Charles W. 1999-2004 R Lehigh, Northampton 16 05/24/1960 -
Dewalt, Arthur Granville 1903-1910 D Lehigh 16 10/11/1854 - 10/26/1931
Erwin, John 1818-1819 D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 8 1769 - 06/03/1820
Freed, Tilghman A 1951-1954 R Lehigh 16 1895 -
Fry Jr., Joseph 1817-1825 D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 8,12 08/04/1781 - 08/15/1860
Fry, William 1853-1855 D Lehigh, Northampton 9 04/20/1800 - 11/15/1868
Gerlach, James W 1995-2002 R Berks, Chester, Lehigh, Montgomery 44 1955 -
Gibbons, John S 1841 D Lehigh, Northampton 10
Harvey, Laning 1929-1936 R Lehigh, Luzerne 21 1882 - 1942
Heckman, Jefferson Kreider 1843-1845 D Lehigh, Northampton 9 03/14/1799 - 06/21/1853
Henninger, Milton Christian 1883-1894 D Lehigh 16 04/21/1851 - 09/25/1921
Holben, Evan 1877-1882 D Lehigh 16 11/26/1837 - 05/16/1918
Jarrett, Henry 1813-1817 D Lehigh, Northampton, Northumberland, Pike, Wayne 0,8 06/22/1772 - 11/04/1830
Kern, Jacob 1831-1833 BD, D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 12 01/04/1790 - 03/25/1837
King, Henry 1825-1831 D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 12 07/06/1790 - 07/13/1861
Kratzer, Guy M 1983-1986 R Lehigh 16 1941 -
Laubach, Joseph 1856-1858 D Lehigh, Northampton 5,9 05/22/1798 - 06/22/1866
Livingston, Walter Copake 1831-1832 D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 12 1799 - 1872
Messinger, Henry C 1971-1982 D Lehigh 16 1915 - 1991
Michler, Peter Seip 1835-1839 AM, W Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 10,12 04/03/1799 - 12/27/1865
Miller, James A 1911-1914 D Lehigh 16 1863 - 1933
Newhard, Peter 1833-1837 D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 12 07/26/1783 - 02/19/1860
Pecora, Frank A 1979-1994 R, D Allegheny, Berks, Chester, Lehigh, Montgomery, Westmoreland 44 1930 -
Ralston, James 1811-1814* DR Lehigh, Northampton, Wayne 0 1767 - 1836
Reibman, Jeanette F 1967-1994 D Lehigh, Monroe, Northampton 18 1915 - 2006
Rogers, Thomas Jones 1815-1817 D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 8 1781 - 12/07/1832
Rupp, George A 1935-1938 D Lehigh 16 1903 -
Schall, George B. 1865-1867 D Lehigh, Northampton 7 1835 - 08/30/1875
Schantz Sr., Horace Walker President Pro Tempore 1915-1930 R Lehigh 16 07/31/1875 - 01/28/1937
Scott, William G 1827-1830* D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 12
Shimer, Conrad Schilp 1850-1852 D Lehigh, Northampton 9 10/31/1797 - 04/30/1866
Shindel Jr., Jeremiah Peter 1858-1860 D Lehigh, Northampton 5 05/15/1807 - 07/02/1870
Shortz, Abraham 1839-1840* D Lehigh, Northampton 10 09/03/1793 - 08/06/1876
Snyder, Henry L 1931-1934 D Lehigh 16
Stein, George W 1861-1863* D Lehigh, Northampton 5
Stiles, Harry Gibson 1895-1902 D Lehigh 16 1856 - 1908
Tallman, Oscar Jacob 1939-1950 R Lehigh 16 1902 - 1967
Van Sant, John Thomas Majority Caucus Secretary 1955-1970 R Lehigh 16 11/02/1915 - 10/03/1972
Winter, Henry 1819-1826* DR, D Lehigh, Northampton, Pike, Wayne 8,12
Yudichak, John T. Minority Caucus Administrator 2011-2022 D, I Lehigh, Northampton 14 05/01/1970 -

*served non-consecutive terms