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Pennsylvania State Senate

John Fremont Cox



Session Position District Party
1941-1942 45 Democrat
1943-1944 45 Democrat
1945-1946 45 Democrat
 Counties   Allegheny


1903 - 1980

Of Munhall, Allegheny County, Senator Fremont was born on September 11, 1903, the son of Robert Brierly and Margaret (Easton) Cox; earned A.B., M.A., and LL. B. degrees from Bucknell University, Washington and Lee University, University of Pittsburgh, and Pittsburgh Law School.  Served as deputy Clerk of Courts, Allegheny County and practicing attorney; elected to state Senate, Nov. 1940, and November 1944; resigned from office, Dec. 31, 1945.  He married Mary Louise Rinaman and died November 1980, Homestead, Pennsylvania.