Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1881-1882 Representative Democrat
1883-1884 Representative Democrat
Counties Lehigh

Biography

03/13/1838 - 11/30/1918


ERDMAN, Dr. William Breinig, a Representative from Lehigh County; born, March 13, 1838 in Upper Saucon Township, Northampton County (now Lehigh County), Pa.; attended, Tremont Seminary; M.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1860; physician; physician, Lehigh County Almshouse; elected, school director, Macungie, Pa. (1861-1878); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1880 and 1882; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1884); elected, burgess, Macungie; director, Emmaus National Bank; died, November 30, 1918 in Macungie, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania; interred, Macungie Baptist Church Cemetery, Macungie, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania.