Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1911-1912 Representative Republican
1913-1914 Representative Republican
1915-1916 Representative Republican
1917-1918 Representative Republican
Counties Philadelphia

Biography

12/07/1868 - 10/23/1938


McArdle, Joseph H, a Representative from Philadelphia County, born, December 7, 1868 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa.; graduated, Catholic High School, Philadelphia; attended, LaSalle College (University); undertaker; clerk, Philadelphia & Reading Railway Company; leader, 16th Ward Republican Committee (18 years); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1910; reelected to the House to serve 3 more consecutive terms; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1918); tipstaff, Municipal Court (1921-1933); chief, bureau of weights and measures, Philadelphia (1934); assistant custodian of voting machines, County Commissioners office, Philadelphia (1935-1938); died, October 23, 1938 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.