Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1907-1908 Representative Republican
1909-1910 Representative Republican
1911-1912 Representative Republican
1917-1918 Representative Republican
Counties Philadelphia

Biography

09/10/1878 - 04/29/1955


HECHT, Herman Lyon, a Representative from Philadelphia County; born, September 10, 1878 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; attended, Temple College (University); lawyer (1901-1955); elected, school board (1905-1906); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1906, 1908, and 1910; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1912); reelected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1916; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1918); died, April 29, 1955 in Upper Darby Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania; interred, Mount Sinai Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.