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Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1841 Representative Democrat
1842 Representative Democrat
Counties Lehigh

Biography

11/28/1788 - 02/05/1873


HAAS, Peter, a Representative of Lehigh County; born, November 28, 1788 in Pennsylvania; stone mason; commissioned, justice of the peace, (1814-1826); elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1841 and 1842 terms; appointed, associate judge, Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas (1841-1856); died, February 5, 1873 in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania; interred, Saint John’s United Church of Christ Cemetery, Fogelsville, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania.