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Pennsylvania State Senate

James Delos Emery



Session Office Position District Party
1901-1902 47 Republican
1903-1904 47 Republican
 Counties   Lawrence, Mercer


1859 - 1915

Born, November 25, 1859, Mercer County; graduated from Edinboro State Normal School, 1880; read law and was admitted to the bar in 1885.  He was elected prosecuting attorney of Mercer County, 1891-1893; served three years on the Mercer School Board of Directors; chaired the Republican County Committee, 1893-1895; state House of Representatives, 1897; and state Senate, 1901-1904.  James married Belle Nowlen of Mentor Ohio.  The Senator died in 1915, interred in the mausoleum at Mercer Citizen’s Cemetery, Mercer, Pa.