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Senate Historical Biographies

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Name Position Session Party County District Born/Died
Browne, Nathaniel Borrodaille Speaker 1855-1857* D Philadelphia 0 1819 - 1875
Crabb, William A 1843-1855* W Philadelphia 1
Cresswell Jr, John 1853-1859* D Blair, Cambria, Clearfield, Huntingdon 15,20 1819 - 1882
Ely, Jonathan 1855-1857* D Bucks 6 1804 - 1864
Evans, John Clarkson 1855-1857* D Berks 5 1805 - 1879
Ferguson, John C 1853-1855* W Beaver, Butler, Lawrence 21 1803 - 1885
Finney, Darwin Asahel Speaker 1855-1857* W Crawford, Erie 20 1814 - 1868
Flenniken, John Calvin 1855 W Greene, Washington 23 1820 - 1897
Frazier, William E 1855 A Fayette, Westmoreland 27 1804 - 1883
Goodwin, William 1853-1855* D Philadelphia 2
Gregg Jr, Andrew 1855-1861* R Centre, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan, Union 14 1799 - 1869
Haldeman, Jacob Samils 1853-1855* DR York 12 1823 - 1889
Hamlin, Byron Delano Speaker 1853-1855* D Clearfield, Elk, Forest, McKean, Potter, Tioga 18 1824 - 1907
Hiester, William Muhlenberg Speaker 1853-1855* D Berks 5 1818 - 1878
Hoge, Thomas 1853-1865* D Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Warren 19,26,28 1808 - 1885
Jordan, Francis 1855 W Bedford, Somerset 14 1820 - 1900
Killinger, John Weinland 1855 R Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1824 - 1896
Kinzer, Esaias 1853-1855* W Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1805 - 1861
Knox, Thomas Pope 1855-1857* D Montgomery 3 1809 - 1879
Laubach, Joseph 1855-1857* D Lehigh, Northampton 5,9 1798 - 1866
Lewis, James J 1855 W Chester, Delaware 4 1803 -
McClintock, Jonas Roup 1853-1855* D Allegheny 22 1808 - 1879
Mellinger, David 1853-1855* W Adams, Franklin 11
Piatt, William McKinney Speaker 1853-1855* D Bradford, Susquehanna, Wyoming 0 1814 - 1889
Pratt II, Henry Charles 1855 R Philadelphia 2 1814 -
Price, Eli Kirk 1853-1855* W Philadelphia 1 1797 - 1884
Quiggle, James W 1853-1855* BD Centre, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan 14 1820 - 1878
Sellers, James M 1855 W Juniata, Mifflin, Perry 26
Shuman, Jacob G 1855-1857* W, R Lancaster, Lebanon 7 1811 - 1858
Straub, Christian Markle 1855-1857* D Schuylkill 7,28 1804 - 1860
Taggart, David Speaker 1855-1857* W Dauphin, Northumberland 8 05/28/1822 - 06/30/1888
Walton, James H 1855-1857* D Carbon, Monroe, Pike, Wayne 10
Welsh, William Henry Speaker 1855-1859* D York 17 1826 - 1903
Wherry, Samuel 1855 D Cumberland, Perry 13 1804 - 1861

*served non-consecutive terms