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FORMER SPEAKERS OF THE SENATE OF

PENNSYLVANIA.

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[This list does not include those elected to supply vacancies.) Richard Peters ........ 1791 Daniel L. Sherwood

1816 Samuel Powell 1792 Charles Gibbons

1847 Anthony Morris.. 1794 Wm. Williamson

1848 Wm. Bingham. 1795 George Darsie

18 19 Robert Hare..... 1796 Valentine Best

1850 John Wood 1800 Benjamin Mathias

1851 Samuel M'Clay. 1802 John H. Walker

1852 Robert Whitehill.. 1804 Thomas Carson....

1853 James Brady 1806 Maxwell M'Caslin

1854 P. C. Lane 1807 Wm. M. Hiester...

1855 John Todd.

1815
Wm. M. Piatt....

1856 Isaac Weaver.. 1817 David Taggart

1857 Wm. Marks, Jr..

1821 William H. Welsh........ 1858 Thomas Burnside

1825 John Cresswell, Jr......... 1859 Alexander Mahon........ 1826 Wm. M. Francis... Daniel Sturgeon. 1828 Robert M. Palmer

1861 Win. G. Hawkin.

1830 Louis W. Hall ............ 1852 Jesse R. Burden.

1833 George V. Lawrence....... 1863 Thomas Ringland 1834 John P. Penny

1864 Jacob Kern..... 1835 Wm. J. Turrell..

1865 T. S. Cunningham

........ 1836
David Fleming.

1866 Jesse R. Burden 1837 Louis W. Hall...

1867 Chas. B. Penrose

1838 James L. Graham Wm. T. Rogers

1810 Wilmer Worthington...... 1869 Chas. B. Penrose ...... 1841 Chas, H. Stinson........... 1870 John Strohm

...... 1842

Wm. A. Wallace .......... 1871 Benjamin, Crispin. 1843 James S. Rutan

1872 Wm. Bigler 1844 Geo. H. Anderson

1873 Wm. P. Wilcox..........

1845
Butler B. Strang..

1874

1860

1868

PRESIDENTS PRO TEM. OF THE SENATE. Geo, H. Cutler

1875 E. W. Davis, elected...

Mar. 18, 1875 E. W. Davis, elected

Jan. 4, 1876

Former Speakers of the House of Representatives

of Pennsylvania.

.. 1814

... 18.59

William Bingham
1791 H. B. Wright..

1813 Gerardus Wynkoop........ 1733 J. Ross Snowden........... 181 George Latimer. 179-1 Findley Patterson

1815 Calwalacler Evans..

1799
James Cooper

1817 Isaac Weaver, Jr 1900 William F. Packer

1818 Simon Snyder 1804 William F. Packer

18 19 Charles Porter

1806 John S. M'Calmont....... 1850 Simon Snyder 1807 John Cessna..

1851 James Engle 1809 John S. Rhey.

1852 John Weber......

1810
William L. Schell

1853 John Todd.... 1812 E. B. Chase...

1851 John St. Clair..

Henry K. Strong .......... 1855 Jacob Holgate. 1815 Richard L. Wright..

..... 1856 Rees Hill.

1816 J. Lawrence Getz..... 1857 William Davidson.

.... 1818

A. B. Longaker............ 1858 Rees Hill

1819 W.C. A. Lawrence.. Joseph Lawrence

1820 W.C.A, Lawrence. 1860 John Gilmore 1821 Elisha W. Davis...

196! Joseph Lawrence ......... 1822 John Rowe

1802 Joel B, Sutherland. 1825 John Cessna....

1863 Joseph Ritner..... 1826 IIenry C. Johnson

1864 Ner Middleswarih. 1828 Arthur G. Olmsted

1865 Frederick Smith ... 1830 James R. Kelly

1866 John Laporte...... 1832 John P. Glass.

1867 Samuel Anderson 1833 Elisha W. Davis...

1868 Jas. Findley * 1833 Jolui Clark

1869 William Patterson..... 1834 Butler B. Strang...

1870 James Thompson ..... 1835 James H. Webb..

1871 Ner Middleswarth

William Elliott

1872 Lewis Dewart 1837 William Elliott

1873 William Hopkins 1839 II. H. M'Cormick.

....... 1874 William A. Crabb 1811 S. F. Patterson

1873 J. Ross Snowden...

1812

.. 1836

* Resigned and appointed Secretary of the Commonwealth.

Judges of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.

CIIIEF JUSTICES.

Date of Commission.' Arthur Cook..

1680 William Moore

1684 James Harrison

1685 John Symcock.

1690 Andrew Robeson

1693 Edward Shippen..

1699 William Clark...

1702 John Guest ........

1705 Roger Mompesson

1706 Joseph Growden.

1715 David Lloyd

1718 Isaac Norris .........

April 8, 1731 Isaac Norris declined, and James Logan appointed.

1731 Jeremiah Langhorne..

1739 John Kinsey

April 5, 1743 John Finning, lower counties

Nov. 2, 1764 William Allen ..

Sept. 14, 1767 Richard M'Williams, lower counties.

Oct. 30, 1773 Benjamin Chew..

April 29, 1774 Thomas M'Kean

July 28, 1777 Edward Shippen.

Dec. 18, 1799 Wn. Tilghman

Feb, 28, 1806 John B. Gibson...

May 18, 1827 Jeremiah S. Black ...

Oct. 24, 1851 Ellis Lewis

5, 1855 Walter Hl. Lowrie....

Dec. 7, 1857 George W. Woodward.

Dec. 7, 1863 James Thompson...

Nov. 25, 1867 John M. Reed..

Dec. 2, 1872 Daniel Agnew

Dec. 1, 1873 PUISNE JUDGES. Joseph Growden...

May 30, 1715 William Trent.

May 30, 1715 Richard Hill

May 30, 1715 Jonathan Dickinson...

May 30, 1715

... Jan,

George Roche ........ James Logan Jeremiah Langhorne..... Dr. Thomas Græme. John Curtis, lower counties William Till. Thomas Græme Thomas Griffiths, lower counties Jacob Van Bibber, lower counties.. Richard M'Williams, lower counties.. John Clowes, lower counties William Coleman.... John Lawrence ...... Thomas Willing... Cæsar Rodney, lower counties Samuel Chew John Morton..... Wm. Augustus Atlee John Evans George Bryan Jacob Rush Edward Shippen. Jasper Yeates William Bradford Thomas Smith....... Hugh Henry Brackenridge. John Bannister Gibson Thomas Duncan .... Molton Cropper Rodgers.. Charles Huston...... Horace Binney (declined) John Tod. Frederick Smith. John Ross.... John Kennedy.. Thomas Sergeant.. Thomas Burnside Richard Coulter ..... Thomas S. Bell. George Chambers Ellis Lewis Walter H. Lowrie...

Date of Commission.

May 30, 1715 Aug. 20, 1731 Aug. 20, 1731 Aug. 20, 1731 April 5, 1743 April 5, 1743 Aug. 9, 1749 Aug. 9, 1749 Nov. 2, 1764 Nov. 2, 1761 Nov, 2, 1764 Sept. 14, 1767 Sept. 14, 1767 Sept. 14, 1767 May 4, 1769 Oct. 30, 1773 April 29, 1774 Aug, 17, 1777 Aug. 17, 1777 April 3, 1780 Feb. 26, 1781 Jan. 31, 1791 Mar. 21, 1791

Aug. 20, 1791
... Jan. 31, 1794

Dec. 18, 1800
June 27, 1816
Mar. 14, 1817
April 15, 1826
April 17, 1826
May 18, 1827
May 25, 1827
Jan. 31, 1828
April 9, 1830
Nov. 23, 1830
Feb. 3, 1834
Jan. 2, 1845
Sept. 16, 1816
Dec. 18, 1846
April 16, 1851
Oct. 21, 1851
Oct. 24, 1851

Date of Commission. Richard Coulter

Oct. 24, 1851 George W. Woodward..

May 8, 1852 John C. Knox

Nov. 11, 1853 Jeremiah S. Black

Nov. 13, 1854 James Armstrong

April 6, 1857 William Strong.

Nov. 6, 1857 James Thompson..

Nov. 6, 1857 William A. Porter.

Jan. 20, 1858 Gaylord Church ..

Oct. 22, 1858 John M. Read

Nov. 12, 1858 Daniel Agnew

Nov. 5, 1863 George Sharswood.

Nov. 6, 1867 Henry W. Williams*

Oct. 1, 1868 Ulysses Mercur...

Dec. 2, 1872 Isaac G. Gordon....

Dec. 1, 1873 Edward M. Paxson

Jan.

4, 1875 Warren J. Woodward

Jan.

4, 1875 * Appointed by Governor to fill vacancy. Elected for full term of ff.een years from first Monday of December, 1869.

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