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Milton C. Heidelbaugh


 

Sessions

Session Office Position District Party
1901-1902 13 Republican
1903-1904 13 Republican
1905-1906 13 Republican
1907-1908 13 Republican
 Counties   Lancaster

Biography

04/19/1849 - 02/10/1908

Private Milton C. Heidelbaugh (R13) Lancaster County 1901-1908

Early Life: 

Private Milton C. Heidelbaugh, born April 19, 1843, Bart Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; son of John and Margaret Elizabeth Bender Heidelbaugh; Maple Grove Academy; private, Company C, 50th Regiment, Pennsylvania Emergency Militia, Civil War, 1863; store clerk; teacher (3 years); proprietor, general store (20 years); engaged, lumber business; married, Harriett Elizabeth Thompson, 1869, children, George Ferre Heidelbaugh, John Milton Heidelbaugh, Mary Blanche Heidelbaugh Anderson, Jacob Howard Heidelbaugh, Margaret Lelia Heidelbaugh, William Wharton Heidelbaugh; elected, Republican, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1885-1886; elected, Republican, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1893-1900; elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1901-1908; appointed, trustee, Pennsylvania Soldiers and Sailors Home, Erie, 1907-1908; died in the office of Senate, February 10, 1908, (aged 64) city of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; interment, Greenwood Cemetery, Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

Early Career:

Private, Company C, 50th Regiment, Pennsylvania Emergency Militia, Civil War, Battle of Gettysburg, 1863; store clerk; teacher (3 years); proprietor, general store (20 years); engaged, lumber business.

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1885-1886, not a candidate for reelection 1886.

Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1893-1900, not a candidate for reelection 1900.

Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1901-1908; committee assignments, Appropriations, Banks and Building and Loan Association, Corporations, Insurance, Judicial Apportionment, Public Grounds and Buildings, Mines and Mining and Military Affairs.  

Appointed, trustee, Pennsylvania Soldiers and Sailors Home, Erie, 1907-1908.

Pennsylvania House of Representatives Biography:

https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/legis/BiosHistory/MemBio.cfm?ID=5736&body=H

Cited:

Cochran, T.B., (Editor) Miller, H.P. (Assistant Editor) (1908) Smull’s Legislative Hand Book, pages 908 and 915-917, Biographical Sketches of Senators, page 887.

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