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Pennsylvania State Senate

Richard V Farley

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Session Position District Party
1913-1914 5 Democrat
1915-1916 5 Democrat
 Counties   Philadelphia


1873 - 1941

Born in Philadelphia, February 11, 1873; educated in public schools; printer’s apprentice;  continued education at Central High School; member of Typographical Union No. 2; member of the union’s law committee; two terms vice president of the organization; member of the city’s Democratic Committee; Nineteenth Sectional School Board for three terms; and member of the Total Abstinence Society.  Senator Farley died on March 16, 1941.