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Senate Historical Biographies

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Name Position Session Party County District Born/Died
Barr Sr., Joseph Moran 1941-1960 D Allegheny 43 05/28/1906 - 08/26/1982
Bartlett, Charles Allen Parker Senate Librarian 1939-1948 R, 0 Northampton 0,18 11/17/1880 - 03/18/1948
Becker, Clarence David 1941-1948 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 01/01/1892 - 08/27/1947
Berger, James Stanley Director, Legislative Reference Bureau,
Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader,
President Pro Tempore
1945-1971 R, 0 Cameron, Clinton, Elk, Forest, McKean, Potter, Tioga, Venango, Warren 0,25 01/03/1903 - 04/18/1984
Blass, Charles Arthur 1945-1960 R Erie 49 1884 - 1970
Carr, Jacob Walter 1941-1948 R Armstrong, Butler 41 1886 - 1977
Chapman, Leroy E 1931-1962 R Venango, Warren 48 1881 - 1967
Crider, Paul M 1941-1948 R Adams, Franklin 33 1894 - 1975
Crowe, Montgomery F 1939-1954 R Carbon, Monroe, Pike, Wayne 14 1890 - 1967
Dent, John Herman Minority Floor Leader 1937-1958 D Westmoreland 39 03/10/1908 - 04/09/1988
DiSilvestro, Anthony 1937-1966 D Philadelphia 1 1904 - 1969
Doehla, Theodore H 1947-1950 R Allegheny 42 1888 -
Donlan, Fraser P 1947-1950 R Lackawanna 22 1919 -
Farrell, Louis H 1939-1950 R Philadelphia 8 1877 - 1953
Frazier, Bertram G 1929-1950* R Philadelphia 4 1878 - 1963
Geltz, James A 1939-1950 R Allegheny 40 1900 -
Haluska, John J. 1937-1964* D Cambria 35 05/08/1902 - 12/05/1984
Hare Jr, Fred P 1947-1952 R Bedford, Fulton, Somerset 36 1907 - 1980
Heyburn, Weldon Brinton President Pro Tempore 1937-1948 R Delaware 9 1903 - 1979
Holland, Elmer Joseph 1943-1956 D Allegheny 38 1894 - 1968
Homsher, Frederick L 1939-1950 R Lancaster 13 1885 - 1950
Jaspan, H Jerome 1937-1948 D Philadelphia 3 1897 - 1969
Kephart, A Evans 1939-1954 R Philadelphia 2 1905 - 2008
Klein, Louis 1945-1948 D Beaver, Lawrence 47 1907 -
Lane, William J 1945-1970 D Fayette 32 1905 - 1976
Leader Sr., Guy Alvin 1943-1950 D York 28 10/21/1887 - 10/15/1978
Letzler, Alfons H. 1939-1954 R Centre, Clearfield 34 07/01/1884 - 05/28/1972
Lord Jr, John W 1947-1950 R Philadelphia 6 1901 - 1973
Mahany, Rowland Blennerhassett Majority Floor Leader 1947-1968* R Crawford, Erie, Mercer 50 11/02/1904 - 07/02/2000
Mallery, Charles R 1935-1962 R Blair, Huntingdon 30 1888 - 1969
Margie, Peter M 1945-1948 D Luzerne 21 1895 - 1970
McGinnis, Bernard B 1935-1968 D Allegheny 42 1878 - 1972
Rahauser, William S 1947-1948 D Allegheny 45 1902 - 1990
Risser, Harold W 1947-1948 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1896 -
Rosenfeld, Maxwell S 1945-1952 D Philadelphia 7 1906 -
Ruth, Frank William Minority Whip 1937-1960 D Berks 11 10/30/1888 - 03/06/1968
Scarlett, George B 1937-1952 R Chester 19 1879 - 1952
Snowden, John G 1939-1954 R Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Sullivan 24 1880 - 1964
Stevenson, George Bond Senate Librarian 1939-1964 R, 0 Cameron, Clarion, Clinton, Elk, Forest 0,26 11/06/1889 - 03/12/1964
Stiefel, Israel 1937-1964 D Philadelphia 5 1898 - 1966
Tallman, Oscar Jacob 1939-1950 R Lehigh 16 1902 - 1967
Tarr, Burton E 1947-1950 D Fayette 32 1907 - 1981
Taylor, Maris Harvey President Pro Tempore 1941-1964 R Dauphin 15 06/04/1876 - 05/16/1982
Tyler, Cyrus B 1941-1948 R Bradford, Susquehanna, Wyoming 23 1878 -
Wade Sr., George Newton 1941-1974 R Adams, Cumberland, Juniata, Mifflin, Perry, York 31 08/13/1873 - 01/09/1974
Wagner, Paul L. 1945-1964 R Schuylkill 29 09/19/1987 - 09/10/1991
Walker, John M 1939-1954 R Allegheny 44 1900 - 1976
Watson, Edward B 1947-1958 R Bucks 10 1894 - 1960
Wilson, Henry I 1941-1948 R Indiana, Jefferson 37 1869 - 1947
Wolfe, Samuel B 1947-1962 R Northumberland, Snyder, Union 27 1878 -
Wood, Lloyd H 1947-1950 R Montgomery 12 1897 - 1964
Wood, T. Newell 1947-1978 R Bradford, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Wyoming 20 1909 - 1982
Woodring, Carleton T 1943-1948 D Northampton 18 1902 - 1992

*served non-consecutive terms