Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1955-1956 Representative Democrat
1957-1958 Representative Democrat
1959 Representative Democrat
1960 Representative Democrat
1961 Representative Democrat
1962 Representative Democrat
1963 Representative Democrat
1964 Representative Democrat
1965 Representative Democrat
1966 Representative Democrat
1967 Representative Democrat
1968 Representative Democrat
1969 Representative 193 Democrat
1970 Representative 193 Democrat
1971 Representative 193 Democrat
1972 Representative 193 Democrat
Counties Philadelphia

Biography

01/25/1901 - 12/09/1992


ANDERSON, Sarah A., a Representative from Philadelphia County; born in Jacksonville, Duval County, Fl., January 25, 1901; graduated, Philadelphia High School for Girls; graduated, Philadelphia Normal School; teacher, Philadelphia public schools; member, 30th Ward Democratic Committee; inspector, Philadelphia Elections Board; member, 44th Ward Executive Committee; judge, 24th Division Election Board; member, District 1, Democratic Executive Committee; legislative consultant, United States Department of Veterans Affairs; elected as a Democrat to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1955 term and was reelected for 8 consecutive terms thereafter; alternate delegate, National Democratic Convention (1956); elected, delegate, National Democratic Convention (1960); appointed member: Commission on Philadelphia School Charter, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Governor’s Commission on Status of Women, Governor’s Council on Drugs, Governor’s Task Force on Human Services, State Advisory Committee on Mental Health/Mental Retardation; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1973 term; died, December 9, 1992 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania; interred, West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.