James R. Kelley (Pennsylvania legislator) Article

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James R. Kelley
Speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives
In office
1866–1866
Preceded by Arthur G. Olmstead
Succeeded by John P. Glass
Personal details
BornMarch 1, 1839
Ireland
DiedAugust 9, 1871 (1871-08-10) (aged 32)
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s)Jane Hunter

James R. Kelley (March 1, 1839, Ireland–August 9, 1871) was a Speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1866. [1]

Kelley was elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1864 and served through 1866.

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References

  1. ^ Schmedlen, Jean Hearn (2004). Wisdom, Vision and Diplomacy:Speakers of the Pennsylvania House. A Biographical History of the Speakers of the Provincial Assembly and the House of Representatives, 1682–2004 (2 ed.). Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania House of Representatives. pp. 152–154. ISBN  0-9667794-0-1. Born March 1, 1839, Ireland, Died: August 9, 1971, Unknown. Member of the House, Washington and Beaver Counties 1864–1866.