Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1915-1916 Representative Republican
1917-1918 Representative Republican
1919-1920 Representative Republican
1921-1922 Representative Republican
1923-1924 Representative Republican
1925-1926 Representative Republican
1927-1928 Representative Republican
1929-1930 Representative Republican
1931-1932 Representative Republican
1933-1934 Representative Republican
Counties Philadelphia

Biography

09/22/1866 - 08/08/1936


HEFFERNAN, James Joseph, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, September 22, 1866 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; graduated, Pennsylvania College of Dental Surgery, 1891; dentist; treasurer, Millbourne Endowment, Ruby Endowment, and Surface Building and Loan Associations; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1915 term and reelected to serve 9 consecutive terms thereafter; unsuccessful campaign for reelection to the House for the 1935 term; died, August 8, 1936 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.