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Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1859 Representative Republican
1860 Representative Republican
1861 Representative Republican
Counties Chester

Biography

01/16/1823 - 08/08/1882


PEIRCE, Caleb, a Representative from Chester County; born, January 16, 1823 in Ercildoun, Chester County, Pa.; manufacturer, farm implements; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1858, 1859, and 1860; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1861); engaged, lumber business; Superintendent of Public Grounds, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; died, August 8, 1882 in the city of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, Fallowfield Cemetery, Coatesville, Chester County, Pennsylvania.