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  Berry, William H.
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AffiliationDemocratic  
 
NameWilliam H. Berry
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Chester, Pennsylvania , United States
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Born September 09, 1852
DiedJune 19, 1928 (75 years)
ContributorMr. Techno
Last ModifedJuan Croniqueur
Nov 22, 2015 10:19pm
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InfoBorn in Edwardsville IL in either 1851 or 1852. Served as a machinist in Buffalo NY in his early years.

Formed the Berry Engineering Company, Chester Pa.

Mayor of Chester PA 1905

State Treasurer (PA) 1906-1908. Elected with the support of the Democratic, Prohibition, and Lincoln Party. While serving, Berry uncovered a great deal of graft in the rebuilding of the State Capitol in Harrisburg.

Collector of the Port of Philadelphia during the Wilson administration.

New York Times 6/20/1928

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  01/17/1911 PA US Senate Lost 0.40% (-72.29%)
  11/08/1910 PA Governor Lost 38.27% (-3.35%)
  07/29/1910 PA Governor - Key Convention Won 58.54% (+30.49%)
  06/15/1910 PA Governor - D Convention Lost 36.33% (-27.33%)
  05/24/1906 PA Governor - Prb Convention Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
  11/08/1898 PA - District 06 Lost 23.07% (-30.66%)
  11/03/1896 PA - District 06 Lost 24.38% (-15.04%)
  11/06/1894 PA - District 06 Lost 4.72% (-59.95%)
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