Hon. Harry Clay Ransley

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Hon. Harry Clay Ransley

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Birthplace: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: November 05, 1941 (78)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert H Ransley, Sr and Mary Ann Ransley
Husband of Harrie Alena Ransley
Father of Elizabeth Abigail Clementson

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About Hon. Harry Clay Ransley

US Congressman. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he engaged in mercantile pursuits, served in the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives (1891-94), was Sheriff of Philadelphia County (1916-20) and chairman of the Republican city committee, (1916-19). In 1920, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-sixth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of J. Hampton Moore and reelected to the next seven succeeding Congresses, serving until 1937. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his mercantile pursuits until his death at age 78 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Hon. Harry Clay Ransley's Timeline

1863
February 5, 1863
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
1905
June 20, 1905
Age 42
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
1941
November 5, 1941
Age 78
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
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West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA