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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
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
Camiel, Peter J 1953-1964 D Philadelphia 3 1910 - 1991
Chapman, Leroy E 1931-1962 R Venango, Warren 48 1881 - 1967
Coffey, Titian James 1957-1960 R Armstrong, Clarion, Indiana 21,25 1824 - 1897
Dent, John Herman Minority Floor Leader 1937-1958 D Westmoreland 39 03/10/1908 - 04/09/1988
Derk, Miles Raymond 1955-1958 D Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Sullivan 24 12/18/1890 - 07/02/1970
DiSilvestro, Anthony 1937-1966 D Philadelphia 1 1904 - 1969
Donolow, Benjamin 1955-1972 D Philadelphia 2 1917 - 1972
Ehrgood, Thomas Alexander 1957-1964 R Lancaster, Lebanon 17 1923 - 2007
Elliott, Douglas Hemphill 1957-1960 R Adams, Franklin 33 1921 - 1960
Flack, Harold E 1955-1966 R Luzerne 20 1899 - 1984
Fleming, Robert D 1951-1974 R Allegheny 40 1903 - 1994
Harney, Thomas P 1953-1960 R Chester 19 1893 - 1960
Hays, Jospeh "Jo" 1955-1962 D Centre, Clearfield 34 12/27/1898 - 09/11/1987
Kalman, Thomas J. Chief Clerk,
Policy Committee Chair
1957-1980 D, 0 Fayette, Greene, Westmoreland 0,32 12/02/1917 - 06/09/2012
Kessler, Edward J 1953-1962 R Lancaster 13 1897 - 1969
Kopriver Jr, Frank 1953-1960 R Allegheny 45 1906 - 1985
Kromer, Arthur E 1957-1962 R Indiana, Jefferson 37 1902 - 1962
Lane, William J 1945-1970 D Fayette 32 1905 - 1976
Madigan, Albert Eugene 1953-1966 R Bradford, Lycoming, Potter, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wyoming 23 08/08/1889 - 08/22/1984
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
McCreesh, John Joseph 1935-1958* D Philadelphia 4 08/03/1876 - 09/09/1959
McGinnis, Bernard B 1935-1968 D Allegheny 42 1878 - 1972
McMenamin, Hugh J 1951-1962 D Lackawanna 22 1916 - 1987
Miller, John Carl 1955-1964 D Beaver, Lawrence 47 1921 -
Mullin, William Vincent 1955-1966 D Philadelphia 8 1900 - 1966
Murray, Martin L. President Pro Tempore 1957-1980* D Luzerne 14 12/16/1909 - 07/01/1990
Pechan, Albert R 1949-1970 R Armstrong, Butler 41 1902 - 1969
Propert, Henry J. 1951-1964 R Montgomery 12 04/09/1906 - 01/09/1964
Ruth, Frank William Minority Whip 1937-1960 D Berks 11 10/30/1888 - 03/06/1968
Sarraf, George J 1957-1966 D Allegheny 38 1900 - 1966
Schmidt, Theodore H 1955-1958 D Allegheny 44 1904 - 1982
Scott, William Z 1955-1966 R Carbon, Monroe, Pike, Wayne 14 1916 - 1993
Seyler, Harry Emmitt 1955-1962 D York 28 08/20/1908 - 01/23/1994
Silvert, Martin 1951-1964 D Philadelphia 6 1894 - 1965
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
Taylor, Maris Harvey President Pro Tempore 1941-1964 R Dauphin 15 06/04/1876 - 05/16/1982
Van Sant, John Thomas Majority Caucus Secretary 1955-1970 R Lehigh 16 11/02/1915 - 10/03/1972
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, Ernest F 1957-1960 R Cambria 35 1900 - 1965
Watkins, G. (George) Harold Secretary-Parliamentarian 1941-1958* R, 0 Schuylkill 0,29 01/03/1903 - 08/04/1991
Watkins, George Robert 1949-1960 R Delaware 9 05/21/1902 - 08/07/1970
Watson, Edward B 1947-1958 R Bucks 10 1894 - 1960
Weiner, Charles R. Majority Floor Leader,
Minority Floor Leader
1953-1967 D Philadelphia 7 06/27/1922 - 11/09/2005
Whalley, John Irving 1955-1960 R Bedford, Fulton, Somerset 36 1902 - 1980
Wolfe, Samuel B 1947-1962 R Northumberland, Snyder, Union 27 1878 -
Wood, T. Newell 1947-1978 R Bradford, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Wyoming 20 1909 - 1982
Yosko, Joseph J 1949-1958 D Northampton 18 1903 - 1958

*served non-consecutive terms