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Charles Rollin Buckalew (December 28, 1821 – May 19, 1899) was an American lawyer and Democratic party politician from Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. He served in the state senate and represented P...

1/21/2012 Yesterday

HAYS, Samuel, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in County Donegal, Ireland, September 10, 1783; immigrated to the United States with his mother, who settled in Franklin, Venango County, Pa., in ...

11/21/2016 11/21/2016

Col. John Goddard Watmough, the eldest son, was a lieutenant in the Second United States Artillery, and served with great gallantry throughout the War of 1812, being wounded and brevetted. In 1816 he r...

5/28/2010 11/3/2016

Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Harrisburg, Pa., May 19, 1831; pursued an academic course, and was graduated from Yale College in 1851; attended Heidelberg and Berlin Universities; United Sta...

10/18/2016 10/18/2016

Honorable David C. Boal (1822 - 1859)

State Representative. [ ] David, graduated from Jefferson College, studied law with Hugh McAllister, of Bellefonte, Pa., and became a brilliant and successful attorney; at the age of thirty-three yea...

1/20/2009 10/17/2016

George was a farmer and in 1855, was one of the founders of the Farmers High School, the forerunner of Penn State University. [ ] [ ] [ ] [ ]

1/20/2009 10/17/2016

Judge Thomas Burnside, Esq MP (1782 - 1851)

Thomas was the son of immigrant William Burnside, born near Newton Stewart, County Tyrone, Ireland on July 28, 1782. He arrived in the U.S. in 1792, settled in Norristown, Montgomery County with his fa...

11/30/2009 10/16/2016

DONLEY, Joseph Benton, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Mount Morris, Greene County, Pa., on October 10, 1838; completed preparatory studies; was graduated from Waynesburg (Pa.) College in...

10/4/2016 10/4/2016

Hugh Means (1812 - 1884)

Hugh Means was born October 14, 1812, at Spartanburg, South Carolina, the son of Colonel John Means, who has a separate sketch herein. His mother was Annie Williamson, sister of Rev. William Williamson...

12/6/2014 10/4/2016

ROBERT HARRIS, son of the second John Harris, and his wife Mary Read, was born September 5, 1768, at Harris' Ferry. He received a good education, and was brought up as a farmer, residing during the e...

9/18/2014 10/1/2016

US Congressman. He studied law, attained admission to the bar and became an attorney in Lancaster County. Whitehill also operated Strasburg's largest store, served as its first Postmaster, and was a di...

1/14/2016 9/30/2016

John Phillips Saylor, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, Pa., July 23, 1908; attended the public schools in Johnstown, Pa.; was graduated from Mercersbur...

9/29/2016 9/29/2016

Harry A. Estep (1884 - 1968)

Harry Allison Estep (February 1, 1884 – February 28, 1968) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Biography Harry A. Estep was born in Pittsburgh...

9/23/2016 9/23/2016

John James Pearson (October 25, 1800 – May 30, 1888) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives and judge from Pennsylvania. John James Pearson was born near Darby in Delaware County,...

9/22/2016 9/22/2016

From his English Wikipedia Page: Davis Dimock, Jr. (September 17, 1801 – January 13, 1842) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Biography Davis...

12/15/2015 9/6/2016

Jehu was a member of Congress from Pennsylvania and was U.S. Minister to Austria in 1858-1862.

3/20/2009 8/31/2016

Thaddeus Stevens MP (1792 - 1868)

"the great commoner.dictator of house"

Thaddeus Stevens (April 4, 1792 – August 11, 1868), of Pennsylvania, was a Republican leader and one of the most powerful members of the United States House of Representatives. As chairman of th...

6/22/2012 8/31/2016

Nathaniel Neiman Craley Jr. (November 17, 1927 – June 18, 2006) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Nathaniel Craley was born in Red Lion, Pennsyl...

1/2/2016 8/28/2016

Michael F. Doyle , a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Swissvale, Allegheny County, Pa., August 5, 1953; graduated from Swissvale Area High School, Swissvale, Pa., 1971; B.S., Pennsylvania St...

7/27/2016 7/28/2016

Ryan A. Costello (born September 7, 1976) is an American lawyer and politician from the state of Pennsylvania. From 2011 until 2015, he served on the Chester County Board of Commissioners, and as chair...

7/20/2016 7/27/2016

Patrick Leo "Pat" Meehan (born October 20, 1955) is a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district since January 3, 2011. Th...

7/20/2016 7/27/2016

Michael G. Fitzpatrick , a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., June 28, 1963; B.A., St. Thomas University, Florida, 1985; J.D., Dickinson School of Law, ...

7/20/2016 7/27/2016

E. G. (Bud) Shuster , (father of William Shuster), a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Glassport, Allegheny County, Pa., January 23, 1932; B.S., University of Pittsburgh, Pa., 1954; M.B.A., D...

7/20/2016 7/27/2016

William (Bill) Shuster , (son of E. G. "Bud" Shuster), a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pa., January 10, 1961; graduated from Everett High School, Everett. Pa...

7/20/2016 7/27/2016

Charles Emory Patton (July 5, 1859 – December 15, 1937) was a U.S. Representative from the state of Pennsylvania. He was the son of John Patton and the brother of John Patton, Jr.. Patton ...

10/31/2011 7/27/2016

Thomas Anthony Marino (born August 13, 1952) is an American politician and attorney. He currently serves as the U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district and as Campaign Chai...

7/21/2016 7/27/2016

Keith Rothfus, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Endicott, Broome County, N.Y., April 25, 1962; graduated from West Seneca West Senior High School, West Seneca, N.Y., 1980; B.S., State Univ...

7/22/2016 7/27/2016

Timothy Murphy, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, on September 11, 1952; graduated from Walsh Jesuit High School, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; B.S., Wheeling Jesu...

7/22/2016 7/27/2016

Joseph R. "Joe" Pitts (born October 10, 1939) is the United States House of Representatives for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district, serving since 1997. He is a member of the Republican Party....

7/23/2016 7/27/2016

Lou Barletta, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pa., January 28, 1956; graduated from Hazleton High School, Hazleton, Pa., 1974; attended Bloomsburg University, Bl...

7/23/2016 7/27/2016

Brendan Francis Boyle, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., on February 6, 1977; graduated from Cardinal Dougherty High School, Philadelphia, Pa., 1995;...

7/23/2016 7/27/2016

Matthew Alton "Matt" Cartwright (born May 1, 1961) is an American politician and attorney who has served as the United States Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district since 2013. T...

7/18/2016 7/19/2016

Charles Wieder "Charlie" Dent (born May 24, 1960) is the U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 15th congressional district, serving since 2005. He is a member of the Republican Party. Wikipedia - ...

7/18/2016 7/19/2016

Glenn "G.T." Thompson (born July 27, 1959) is the U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district, serving since 2009. He is a member of the Republican Party. )

7/18/2016 7/19/2016

John Covode, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born near West Fairfield, Westmoreland County, Pa., March 17, 1808; attended the public schools; engaged in agricultural pursuits, manufacturing, and ...

7/16/2016 7/16/2016

Scott Perry, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., May 27, 1962; B.S., Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pa., 1991; Pennsylvania Army National...

7/5/2016 7/8/2016

Robert A. Brady, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., April 7, 1945; graduated from St. Thomas More High School, Philadelphia, Pa.; union official; serg...

6/22/2016 7/4/2016

) Mike Kelly, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., May 10, 1948; B.A., Notre Dame University, South Bend, Ind., 1970; business owner; member of the Butler Pa...

6/29/2016 7/4/2016

Charles Vernon Culver (1830 - 1909)

Charles Vernon Culver (September 6, 1830 – January 10, 1909) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Early life Culver was born in Logan, Ohio. He...

6/25/2016 6/25/2016

Henry Marie Brackenridge , a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Pittsburgh, Pa., May 11, 1786; instructed by his father and private tutors; attended a French academy at St. Genevieve, La.; stu...

6/24/2016 6/24/2016

Ira Walton Drew, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Hardwick, Caledonia County, Vt., August 31, 1878; attended the public schools and Hardwick Academy; apprenticed as a printer, becoming a j...

6/20/2016 6/20/2016

Thomas Fitzsimons (1741–1811) was an American merchant and statesman of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He represented Pennsylvania in the Continental Congress, the Constitutional Convention, and th...

3/15/2014 6/2/2016

) Charles Albright (December 13, 1830 – September 28, 1880) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Biography Charles Albright was born in Bucks Cou...

8/26/2011 5/22/2016

a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Tenterdon (near London), England, January 23, 1832; when an infant his parents immigrated to the United States and settled near Bellefonte, Centre County, Pa...

11/22/2009 5/20/2016

James W. Brown, II (1844 - 1909)

James W. Brown II (July 14, 1844 – October 23, 1909) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He worked in the i...

5/14/2016 5/14/2016

Thomas Marshall Howe (1808 - 1877)

Thomas Marshall Howe (April 20, 1808 – July 20, 1877) was a Whig member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. He was a Financier, Statesman, Manufacturer, and Philanthropist....

3/11/2009 5/14/2016

George Franklin Huff (1842 - 1912)

George Franklin Huff (July 16, 1842 – April 18, 1912) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. ------------------------------------------------------ ...

5/14/2016 5/14/2016

Daniel Johnson Morrell (1821 - 1885)

Daniel Johnson Morrell (August 8, 1821 – August 20, 1885) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Morrell was born in North Berwick, York County, Main...

5/13/2016 5/13/2016

Michael Donohoe, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Killeshandra, County Cavan, Ireland, February 22, 1864; attended the schools of Ireland and a private classical school; taught as principa...

5/9/2016 5/9/2016

Joseph Buffington, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in West Chester, Pa., November 27, 1803; attended the common schools and Western University, Pittsburgh, Pa.; moved to Butler County, Pa., ...

5/2/2016 5/2/2016

From "Dresser Genealogy, 1638-1913": Solomon Robert, b. Feb. 1, 1842; m. (1) Vesta Stimson, of Hillsdale, Mich., Nov. 22, 1864; (2) Caroline Kirsch, of Lowell, Ohio, Dec. 21, 1883; d. Jan. 20, 1911...

1/10/2014 4/14/2016

Summers Melville Jack, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Summersville, Jefferson County, Pa., July 18, 1852; attended the public and private schools of Jefferson County and the Indiana Norm...

4/14/2016 4/14/2016

Edward Everett Robbins, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born at Robbins Station, Westmoreland County, Pa., September 27, 1860; attended the public schools, Indiana (Pa.) Normal School, and Elders...

4/14/2016 4/14/2016
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William David Blakeslee Ainey (April 8, 1864 – September 4, 1932) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

4/13/2016 4/13/2016

James M. Beck MP (1861 - 1936)

James Montgomery Beck, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., July 9, 1861; attended the public schools and was graduated from Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pa., in 1880; employe...

4/19/2012 4/13/2016

Leonard Myers, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Attleboro (now Langhorne), Bucks County, Pa., on November 13, 1827; attended private academic schools and the University of Pennsylvania at ...

7/11/2015 4/7/2016

Henry Harrison Bingham (December 4, 1841 – March 22, 1912) was a Union Army officer in the American Civil War, who received the United States Military's highest award for valor, the Medal of H...

5/15/2011 4/2/2016

John K. Tener, Governor (1863 - 1946)

John Kinley Tener (July 25, 1863 – May 19, 1946) was a Major League baseball player and executive and, from 1911 to 1915, served as the 25th Governor of Pennsylvania. Biography John Tene...

4/11/2013 3/30/2016

Robert Jarvis Cochran Walker (October 20, 1838 – December 19, 1903) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Robert Jarvis Cochran Walker was born near...

3/18/2016 3/20/2016

Gen. Isaac VanHorne was a captain in the Revolutionary War and was appointed a General in the War of 1812. Before moving to Zanesville, where he was a community leader and organizer of the town, he ser...

7/30/2008 2/1/2016

Marjorie Margolies (born June 21, 1942), formerly known as Marjorie Margolies-Mezvinsky, is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Pennsylvania and a women's rights activist. She is a former ...

7/29/2010 1/30/2016

a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Hanover Township, Lancaster (now Dauphin) County, Pa., in 1750; pursued preparatory studies in Philadelphia; participated in the Revolution as a member of Ca...

3/9/2009 1/25/2016

WHITEHILL, ROBERT Ancestor #: A124506 Service: PENNSYLVANIA Rank: PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 7-24-1738 LANCASTER CO PENNSYLVANIA Death: 4-7-1813 EAST PENNSBOROUGH TWP CUMBERLAND CO PENNSYLVANIA S...

1/14/2016 1/14/2016

US Congressman. He studied with a local lawyer and became an attorney in Lancaster County. In 1774 he served on a committee of observation that monitored local citizens to ensure they did not buy or ...

1/14/2016 1/14/2016

Robert McKnight, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., January 20, 1820; attended the common schools and a private school at Xenia, Ohio; was graduated from P...

9/26/2013 10/13/2015

James Rankin Young, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., March 10, 1847; attended the common schools and Philadelphia High School; enlisted in the Union Army in June 1863 in...

9/13/2015 9/13/2015

George and Eliza were married in May 1810 in Prince Georges County, MD. US Congressman. He was a member of the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives in 1822 and 1823. In 1829, he was elected ...

1/26/2012 9/10/2015

John Inscho Mitchell (July 28, 1838 – August 20, 1907) was an American lawyer, jurist, and Republican party politician from Tioga County, Pennsylvania. He served in the state legislature and r...

6/24/2012 9/8/2015

Abner Lacock (July 9, 1770 – April 12, 1837) was an American surveyor, civil engineer, and politician from Rochester, Pennsylvania. He served in both houses in the state legislature and repres...

1/21/2012 9/8/2015

Thomas McKee Bayne, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Bellevue, Allegheny County, Pa., June 14, 1836; attended the public schools and Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pa.; studied law...

9/2/2015 9/2/2015

Francis John Myers, a Representative and a Senator from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., December 18, 1901; attended the public schools; graduated from St. Joseph’s College in 1923 and...

5/26/2008 8/26/2015

William Scott Vare, a Representative and a Senator-elect from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., December 24, 1867; attended the public schools; at the age of fifteen entered the mercantile bus...

8/24/2015 8/24/2015

John Scott, (father of John Scott [1824-1896]), a Representative from Pennsylvania; born at Marsh Creek, near Gettysburg, Pa., December 25, 1784; moved to Alexandria, Pa., in 1806; engaged as tanner ...

8/24/2015 8/24/2015

Samuel McKean, (uncle of James Bedell McKean), a Representative and a Senator from Pennsylvania; born in Kishocaquillas Valley in Huntington County, Pa., April 7, 1787; attended the common schools; e...

8/24/2015 8/24/2015

Thomas Ross (December 1, 1806 – July 7, 1865) was a Representative to the United States Congress from Pennsylvania. Son of John Ross, Thomas Ross was born in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsy...

3/9/2009 8/23/2015

John Ross, U.S. Congress (1770 - 1834)

HON. JOHN ROSS, son of Thomas and Jane (Chapman) Ross, was born on the Solebury homestead, February 24, 1770. He received a liberal education, but it appears that his family were averse to his followin...

3/9/2009 8/23/2015

Joe Sestak, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Secane, Delaware County, Pa., December 12, 1951; graduated from Cardinal O’Hara High School, Springfield, Pa.; B.S., United States Naval...

8/20/2015 8/21/2015

Charles Warren Stone (1843 - 1912)

Charles Warren Stone (June 29, 1843 – August 15, 1912) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania and the second Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania. Char...

8/21/2015 8/21/2015

Charles Robert Connell (1864 - 1922)

Charles Robert Connell (September 22, 1864 – September 26, 1922) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Charles R. Connell (son of William Connell) w...

6/13/2011 8/18/2015

William Connell (1827 - 1909)

) William Connell (September 10, 1827 – March 21, 1909) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Connell was born in Sydney, Nova Scotia and moved with...

6/13/2011 8/18/2015

Joseph Reed Ingersoll (1786 - 1868)

"Cicero of the American Bar"

Joseph Reed Ingersoll, the "Cicero of the American Bar," was the third son of the distinguished Jared Ingersoll. He graduated from Princeton College in 1804. He studied law with his father, was admit...

7/20/2015 7/20/2015

Charles Jared Ingersoll (1782 - 1862)

Charles Jared Ingersoll (October 3, 1782 – May 14, 1862) was an American lawyer and Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Charles Ingersoll dropped out of t...

6/5/2009 7/20/2015

James Patrick McGranery (July 8, 1895 – December 23, 1962) was an American lawyer and politician. He served as the United States Attorney General during the Truman administration from April 4, 1...

7/5/2015 7/5/2015

William Stuart Reyburn (1882 - 1946)

William Stuart Reyburn, (son of John Edgar Reyburn), a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., December 17, 1882; attended the Hill School, Pottstown, Pa.; was graduated from Yale ...

6/16/2015 6/16/2015

John Edgar Reyburn, (father of William Stuart Reyburn), a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in New Carlisle, Clark County, Ohio, February 7, 1845; was instructed by a private tutor and attended Sa...

6/16/2015 6/16/2015

George Augustus Jenks, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Punxsutawney, Jefferson County, Pa., on March 26, 1836; attended the public school; learned the carpenter’s trade; taught schoo...

6/14/2015 6/14/2015

Richard Schultz Schweiker (born June 1, 1926) is an American politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as the 14th U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services under President Ronald Rea...

5/26/2015 5/26/2015

Albert Cole Hopkins (1837 - 1911)

US Congressman. He was elected as a Republican to represent Pennsylvania's 16th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1891 to 1895.

4/2/2012 5/14/2015

Joseph LeFevre MP (1760 - 1826)

LEFEVER, Joseph, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Strasburg Township, near Paradise, Lancaster County, Pa., April 3, 1760; attended the common schools; engaged in agricultural pursuits; elec...

5/18/2014 5/14/2015

Rick Santorum MP

Great Falls, VA, USA

Great Falls, VA, USA

Richard John "Rick" Santorum (born May 10, 1958) is a lawyer and a former United States Senator from the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Santorum is a member of the Republican Party and was the chairman ...

9/11/2011 5/8/2015

Henry Kirke Porter (1840 - 1921)

Henry Kirke Porter (November 24, 1840 – April 10, 1921) was an American businessman and Representative of the United States Congress for Pennsylvania's 31st congressional district. Biography...

2/19/2009 4/27/2015

Harmar D. Denny, Jr. (1886 - 1966)

. Lieutenant Colonel Harmar Denny Denny, Jr. (July 2, 1886 – January 6, 1966) was a pilot and Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Life Harmar D. Denny...

4/18/2015 4/18/2015

US Congressman. Elected to represent Pennsylvania's 16th and 22nd District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1829 to 1837. He also served as a Member of the Pennsylvania S...

2/17/2012 4/18/2015

Daniel Ermentrout (1837 - 1899)

US Congressman. Elected to represent Pennsylvania's 8th and 9th Districts in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1881 to 1889, and 1897 until his death in 1899. He also served as...

4/13/2015 4/13/2015

Marlin Edgar Olmsted (1847 - 1913)

Marlin Edgar Olmsted (May 21, 1847 – July 19, 1913) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Marlin E. Olmsted was born near Ulysses, Pennsylvania. He ...

4/5/2015 4/5/2015

Guy Jacob Swope (1892 - 1969)

Guy Jacob Swope (December 26, 1892 – July 25, 1969) was an American teacher, accountant, and Democratic politician. His career included one term as a United States Congressman in the Seventy-s...

3/17/2015 3/17/2015

US Congressman. Elected to represent Pennsylvania's 21st District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1887 until his death in 1889. He was defeated as Republican in 1888.

12/3/2014 12/3/2014

Wooda Nicholas Carr (February 6, 1871 – June 28, 1953) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. His son was the mystery novelist John Dickson Carr. W...

2/18/2010 12/1/2014

Robert Adams, Jr. (February 26, 1849 – June 1, 1906) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Robert Adams, Jr. was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. H...

2/7/2013 10/30/2014