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Senate Historical Biographies

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Name Position Session Party County District Born/Died
Alexander, Cyrus T 1879-1882 D Centre, Clearfield, Clinton 34 1836 - 1887
Beidelman, William A. 1879-1882 D Northampton 18 01/17/1840 - 02/01/1903
Butterfield, Henry 1877-1880* R Erie 49 1838 -
Clarke, James C 1875-1880* D Westmoreland 39 1823 - 1893
Cochran, John 1879-1882 D Philadelphia 2 1841 -
Cooper, Thomas Valentine President Pro Tempore 1874-1890 R Chester, Delaware 5,9 01/16/1835 - 12/19/1909
Craig, Allen 1879-1882 D Carbon, Monroe, Pike 22 12/25/1835 - 12/31/1902
Crawford, David McLean 1871-1880* D Blair, Centre, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin, Perry 21,22,31 03/30/1826 - 08/23/1904
Davies, William Tecumseh 1877-1884* R Bradford, Wyoming 23 12/20/1831 - 09/12/1912
Elliott, William 1879-1882 R Philadelphia 6 03/02/1816 - 10/29/1880
Ermentrout, Daniel 1873-1888* D Berks 1,11 01/24/1837 - 09/17/1899
Everhart, James Bowen 1877-1882* R Chester 19 07/26/1821 - 08/23/1888
Fisher, Horatio Gates 1877-1880* R Franklin, Huntingdon 33 1838 - 1890
Gazzam, Joseph Murphy 1877-1880* R Allegheny 43 1842 - 1927
Gilfillan, John Fife 1877-1880 R Allegheny 45 05/10/1826 - 01/16/1885
Grady, John Cadwalader President Pro Tempore 1877-1904* R Philadelphia 7 10/08/1847 - 03/05/1916
Greer, John Morgan 1877-1884 R Armstrong, Butler 41 08/03/1844 - 03/16/1912
Grof, Frederick 1879-1882 D Bedford, Fulton, Somerset 36 06/24/1796 - 02/19/1896
Hall, John Geary 1879-1886 D Cameron, Clarion, Elk, Forest 38 1839 - 1889
Hereter, Isaac 1879-1882 D Adams, Cumberland 32 10/07/1827 - 12/01/1881
Herr, Andrew Jackson President Pro Tempore 1875-1880* R Dauphin 15 12/31/1828 - 03/16/1894
Holben, Evan 1877-1882 D Lehigh 16 11/26/1837 - 05/16/1918
Jackson, George Duggan 1867-1880* D Columbia, Montour, Northumberland, Sullivan, Wyoming 15,24 04/16/1827 - 11/23/1879
Jones, Horatio Gates 1875-1882* R Philadelphia 4 01/09/1822 - 03/14/1893
Kauffman, Christian Shuman 1879-1882 R Lancaster 14 06/22/1826 - 11/20/1894
Keefer, Luther Riley 1877-1896* R Schuylkill 29 03/05/1834 - 07/28/1908
Lamon, John President Pro Tempore 1873-1880* R Philadelphia 3 10/17/1828 - 01/26/1916
Lawrence, George Van Eman Speaker 1849-1882* W, R Beaver, Greene, Washington 23,46 11/13/1818 - 10/02/1904
Lee, James Wilson 1879-1886 R Venango, Warren 48 07/17/1845 - 05/11/1908
Lemon, John A 1873-1896* R Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fulton, Somerset 21,35 1828 - 1895
McHenry, Elias Jackson 1879-1882 D Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Sullivan 24 03/24/1833 - 06/27/1883
McNeill, Hugh President Pro Tempore 1875-1886* R Allegheny 42 09/21/1822 - 08/27/1886
Meily, George Flickinger 1877-1880 R Lebanon 17 09/08/1833 - 11/29/1893
Mylin, Amos Herr President Pro Tempore 1877-1892 R Lancaster 13 09/27/1837 - 07/31/1926
Nelson, William Mahlon 1879-1886 D Susquehanna, Wayne 26 10/14/1826 - 04/05/1914
Newell, William Imlay President Pro Tempore 1877-1882 R Philadelphia 8 10/02/1835 - 03/10/1912
Parker, John T. 1879-1882 GL Schuylkill 30 01/17/1822 - 05/06/1892
Paulson, Charles H 1879-1880 R Allegheny 44 1815 -
Reyburn, John Edgar Speaker 1877-1892 R Philadelphia 5 02/07/1845 - 01/04/1914
Roberts, Walter Brooks 1879-1882 R Crawford 50 05/15/1823 - 07/30/1889
Ross, James Harrison 1879-1886 D York 28 04/25/1828 - 01/19/1889
Royer, Lewis 1879-1882 R Montgomery 12 03/31/1822 - 10/27/1904
Rutan, James Smith Speaker 1869-1890* R Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington 26 05/29/1838 - 06/18/1892
Schnatterly, Thomas Benton 1879-1890* R Fayette, Greene 40 1841 - 1899
Seamons, George B. 1877-1882* R Lackawanna, Luzerne 20 11/11/1830 - 09/10/1906
Seymour, Charles H. 1877-1880 R McKean, Potter, Tioga 25 08/21/1820 - 06/06/1882
Smith, George Handy President Pro Tempore 1875-1896* R Philadelphia 1 07/21/1832 - 04/14/1898
St. Clair, Thomas 1865-1880* R Indiana, Jefferson 22,37 05/05/1824 - 03/25/1893
Thomas, Joseph 1879-1882 R Bucks 10 06/15/1830 - 01/28/1908
Wadhams, Elijah Catlin 1877-1880* R Luzerne 21 07/17/1825 - 01/18/1889
Wilson, James Lee 1879-1886 R Venango, Warren 48 1845 - 1908
Wolverton, Simon Peter 1879-1888 D Northumberland, Snyder, Union 27 01/28/1837 - 10/25/1910
Wright, George W. 1877-1880 R Lawrence, Mercer 47 07/19/1841 - 02/22/1921

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