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Senate Historical Biographies

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Name Position Session Party County District Born/Died
Browne, Nathaniel Borrodaille Speaker 1855-1857 D Philadelphia 2 07/21/1819 - 03/13/1875
Buckalew, Charles Rollins 1851-1872* D Columbia, Luzerne, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Sullivan 13,15,16 12/28/1821 - 05/19/1899
Ely Jr., Jonathan 1856-1858 D Bucks 6 04/27/1804 - 02/07/1864
Evans, John Clarkson 1856-1858 D Berks 5,6 06/22/1805 - 02/05/1879
Finney, Darwin Abel Speaker 1855-1861 W Crawford, Erie 20,27 08/11/1814 - 08/25/1868
Gregg III, Andrew 1856-1861 R Centre, Clinton, Lycoming, Sullivan, Union 12,14 11/30/1799 - 05/13/1869
Jordan, Francis 1855-1857 W Bedford, Somerset 14 02/05/1820 - 06/09/1900
Killinger, John Weinland 1855-1857 WA Lancaster, Lebanon 7 09/18/1824 - 06/30/1896
Knox, Thomas Pope 1856-1858 D Montgomery 3 07/08/1809 - 05/19/1879
Laubach, Joseph 1856-1858 D Lehigh, Northampton 5,9 05/22/1798 - 06/22/1866
Lewis, James J. 1855-1857 W Chester, Delaware 4 1803 - 05/19/1883
McClintock, Jonas Roup 1854-1856 D Allegheny 22 01/08/1808 - 11/25/1879
Mellinger, David 1854-1856 W Adams, Franklin 11 1795 - 04/09/1878
Price, Eli Kirk 1854-1856 0, W Philadelphia 1 07/20/1797 - 11/14/1884
Shuman, Jacob Good 1855-1857 W Lancaster, Lebanon 7 07/27/1811 - 08/04/1858
Straub, Christian Markle 1856-1858 D Schuylkill 7,28 1804 - 06/07/1860
Taggart, David Speaker 1855-1857 W Dauphin, Northumberland 8 05/28/1822 - 06/30/1888
Welsh, William Henry Speaker 1856-1859 D York 17 02/23/1826 - 12/02/1903
Wherry, Samuel 1854-1856 D Cumberland, Perry 13 07/22/1804 - 04/02/1861

*served non-consecutive terms