John Strohm (congressman)
John Strohm (October 16, 1793 – September 12, 1884) was a Whig member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.John Strohm was born in Little Britain Township, Pennsylvania, near C...
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June Maule
June D. Maule (1917 - October 29, 2009) was an American businesswoman. Maule was the owner and manager of Maule Air, a manufacturer of light, single-engined STOL (Short Take-Off and Landing) aircraft ...
William Witman II
William Witman II (1914 - 1978) was an American diplomat. He graduated from Yale University in 1935 and joined the United States Foreign Service the same year. He was appointed as United States Ambass...
John N. Wenrich
John N. Wenrich - A 20th-century American artist of the "Pennsylvania Impressionist" style, (January 29, 1917 in Mohnton, Berks County, Pennsylvania – April 21, 2011 in Wyomissing)Wenrich graduated f...
Dennis Joseph Dougherty
Dennis Joseph Dougherty (August 16, 1865 – May 31, 1951) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of Philadelphia from 1918 until his death in 1951, and was create...
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Kevin Benson
Kevin Benson is a television meteorologist for WPXI in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is a member of the National Weather Association and the American Meteorological Society, which has given him the AMS...
Haps Benfer
Harold A. "Haps" Benfer (c. 1893 – January 2, 1966) was an American football and basketball player and college coach and administrator. He was selected as a first-team All-American fullback whi...
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George S. Howard
Colonel George Sallade Howard (February 24, 1902 – September 18, 1995) was commander and conductor of The United States Air Force Band between 1944 and 1963.A native of Reamstown, Pennsylvania, Howar...
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Andy Linden (racing driver)
Andy Linden (April 5, 1922 – February 10, 1987) was an American racecar driver from Brownsville, Pennsylvania. Having served as a US Marine, he raced with great success until a 1957 crash caused a pie...
Ellis R. Weicht
Ellis R. Weicht (April 17, 1916 – December 3, 1944) was a United States Army soldier and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in World War ...
Jeanne Clemson
Jeanne Clemson (1922 – September 12, 2009) was an American artistic director, theater director, actress, educator and preservationist. Clemson was considered instrumental in the efforts to save the F...
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Woody Wagenhorst
Elwood Otto "Woody" Wagenhorst (June 3, 1863 – February 12, 1946) was an American football and baseball player and coach. He played Major League Baseball as a third baseman for the Philadelphia Quake...
Charles E. Dietrich
Charles Elmer Dietrich (July 30, 1889 – May 20, 1942) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.Charles E. Dietrich was born in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania. He grad...
Michael E. Cassidy
Michael Edward Cassidy (born September 15, 1955) is a former Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He was the youngest representative in the Pennsylvania House of Representat...
Rhoda Boyd
Rhoda Boyd was born in rural Cumberland County, Pennsylvania in 1748 to John Boyd, immigrant from Ulster and Nancy Urie, immigrant from Scotland. Rhoda and her siblings were captured by Delaware Indi...
John Sheridan Weller
John Sheridan Weller (* Southampton Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania on November 1, 1866, † Pittsburgh on September 26, 1944) was an attorney and politician.He was the son of Frederick Simon We...
George A. Cobham, Jr.
George Ashworth Cobham, Jr. (December 5, 1825 – July 20, 1864) commanded a regiment in the American Civil War and rose to brigade command before being killed in battle.
Cobham was born in Li...
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Don Savidge
Donald Snyder Savidge (August 28, 1908 – March 22, 1983) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball. He played for the Washington Senators in 1929. His father, Ralph Savidge, was also an MLB pitcher.
William Sesler
William G. Sesler (born April 18, 1928) is a former Democratic member of the Pennsylvania State Senate, serving from 1961 to 1972. He was an unsuccessful candidate in the 1970 United States Senate ele...