06/05/1940 -

WELLS, Dr. Jay Ralph, III, a Representative from Allegheny County; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., June 5, 1940; attended, Bethel Park public schools; B.S., University of Pittsburgh, 1962; D.D.S., University of Pittsburgh, 1965; served, Dental Corps, United States Air Force (1965-1967); dentist; member, Bethel Park Republican Committee (1961-1965, 1968-1971); member, Bethel Park Reapportionment Commission (1968-1971); elected, Judge of Elections, Allegheny County (1961-1965); elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1970 and 1972; unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the House (1974); elected, delegate, Republican National Convention (2012).

Archival Collections

Papers of Jay R. Wells, III, 1971-1974, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Harrisburg.

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