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Senate Historical Biographies

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Name Position Session Party County District Born/Died
Alexander, Cyrus T 1879-1882 D Centre, Clearfield, Clinton 34 1836 - 1887
Beidelman, William 1879-1882 D Northampton 18 1840 - 1903
Butterfield, Henry 1877-1880* R Erie 49 1838 -
Clarke, James C 1875-1880* D Westmoreland 39 1823 - 1893
Cochran, John 1879-1882 D Philadelphia 2 1841 -
Cooper, Thomas Valentine President Pro Tempore 1873-1888* R Chester, Delaware 5,9 1835 - 1909
Craig, Allen 1879-1882 D Carbon, Monroe, Pike 22 1835 - 1902
Crawford, David McLean 1871-1880* D Blair, Centre, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin, Perry 21,22,31 1826 - 1904
Davies, William Tecumseh 1877-1884* R Bradford, Wyoming 23 1831 - 1912
Elliott, William 1879-1882 R Philadelphia 6 1816 - 1881
Ermentrout, Daniel 1873-1888* D Berks 1,11 1837 - 1899
Everhart, James Bowen 1877-1882* R Chester 19 1821 - 1888
Fisher, Horatio Gates 1877-1880* R Franklin, Huntingdon 33 1838 - 1890
Gazzam, Joseph Murphy 1877-1880* R Allegheny 43 1842 - 1927
Gilfillan, John 1877-1880* R Allegheny 45 1826 - 1885
Grady, John Cadwalader President Pro Tempore 1877-1904* R Philadelphia 7 1847 - 1916
Greer, John Morgan 1877-1884* R Armstrong, Butler 41 1844 - 1912
Grof, Frederick 1879-1882 D Bedford, Fulton, Somerset 36 1796 - 1896
Hall, John Geary 1879-1886 D Cameron, Clarion, Elk, Forest 38 1839 - 1889
Hereter, Isaac 1879-1882 D Adams, Cumberland 32 1827 - 1881
Herr, Andrew Jackson President Pro Tempore 1875-1880* R Dauphin 15 12/31/1828 - 03/16/1894
Holben, Evan 1877-1882* D Lehigh 16 1837 - 1918
Jackson, George Duggan 1867-1880* D Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Sullivan 15,24 1827 - 1879
Jones, Horatio Gates 1875-1882* R Philadelphia 4 1822 - 1893
Kauffman, Christian Shuman 1879-1882 R Lancaster 14 1826 - 1894
Keefer, Luther Riley 1877-1896* R Schuylkill 29 1834 - 1908
Lamon, John President Pro Tempore 1873-1880* R Philadelphia 3 1828 - 1916
Lawrence, George Van Eman Speaker 1849-1882* W, R Beaver, Greene, Washington 23,46 1818 - 1914
Lee, James Wilson 1879-1886 R Venango, Warren 48 1845 - 1908
Lemon, John A 1873-1896* R Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Somerset 21,35 1828 - 1895
McNeill, Hugh President Pro Tempore 1875-1886* R Allegheny 42 1822 - 1886
Meily, George F 1877-1880* R Lebanon 17 1833 - 1893
Mylin, Amos H President Pro Tempore 1877-1884* R Lancaster 13 1837 - 1926
Nelson, William Mahlon 1879-1886 D Susquehanna, Wayne 26 1826 -
Newell, William Imlay 1877-1882* R Philadelphia 8 1835 - 1912
Parker, John 1879-1882 GL Schuylkill 7 1822 -
Paulson, Charles H 1879-1880 R Allegheny 44 1815 -
Reyburn, John Edgar Speaker 1877-1884* R Philadelphia 5 1845 - 1914
Roberts, Walter Brookes 1879-1882 R Crawford 50 1823 - 1889
Ross, James Harrison 1879-1886 D York 28 1828 - 1889
Royer, Lewis 1879-1882 R Montgomery 12 1822 - 1904
Rutan, James Smith Speaker 1869-1890* R Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington 26 1838 - 1892
Schnatterly, Thomas Benton 1879-1890* R Fayette, Greene 40 1841 - 1899
Seamons, George B 1877-1882* R Luzerne 20 1830 - 1906
Seymour, Charles H 1877-1880* R McKean, Potter, Tioga 25 1820 - 1882
Smith, George Handy President Pro Tempore 1875-1896* R Philadelphia 1 1832 - 1898
St. Clair, Thomas 1865-1880* R Cambria, Indiana, Jefferson 22,37 1824 - 1893
Thomas, Joseph 1879-1886 R Bucks 10 1830 - 1908
Wadhams, Elijah Catlin 1877-1880* R Luzerne 21 1825 - 1889
Wallace, William Andrew Speaker 1863-1886* D Blair, Cambria, Clearfield 20 1827 - 1896
Wilson, James Lee 1879-1886 R Venango, Warren 48 1845 - 1908
Wolverton, Simon P 1879-1888 D Northumberland, Snyder, Union 27 1837 - 1910
Wright, George W 1877-1880* R Lawrence, Mercer 47 1841 - 1921

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