Hon. Andrew R. Brodbeck

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Hon. Andrew R. Brodbeck

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Birthplace: Jefferson, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: February 27, 1937 (76)
Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
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About Hon. Andrew R. Brodbeck

Andrew R. Brodbeck (April 11, 1860 – February 27, 1937) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

Andrew R. Brodbeck was born in Jefferson, Pennsylvania. He was engaged in agricultural pursuits, and taught in the public schools of York County from 1878 to 1880. He moved to Hanover, Pennsylvania, in 1880 and engaged in the farm implement and fertilizer business until 1896. He served as sheriff of York County from 1896 to 1899. He was a member of the board of directors of various business enterprises. He was an unsuccessful candidate for election in 1910.

Brodbeck was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third Congress, but was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1914. He was again elected to the Sixty-fifth Congress. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1918. He was a delegate at large to the 1920 Democratic National Convention. He retired in 1920 and died in Hanover. Interment in Mount Olivet Cemetery.


U.S. Congressman. Successful in the farm implement business, he also taught in the public schools of York County, Pennsylvania, (1878-80). He was a member of the board of directors of various business enterprises and Sheriff of York County, (1896-99). In 1913, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third Congress, serving until 1915. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his previous business interests until his death at age 76.

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Hon. Andrew R. Brodbeck's Timeline

1860
April 11, 1860
Jefferson, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
1937
February 27, 1937
Age 76
Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hanover, York County, Pennsylvania, USA