Chambers Orr Templeton (R30) Blair and Huntingdon Counties 1907-1910
Chambers Orr Templeton, born September 23, 1859, Logan Township, Blair County, Pennsylvania; son of David B. and Annie Orr Templeton; common school education; Birmingham Mountain Seminary; Millersville State Normal School (now Millersville University); teacher, Blair County, seven years; read law, admitted, Huntingdon and Blair Counties bars, 1888, since practiced his profession in Tyrone married, Alice Morrow Templeton, 1889; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1907-1910; moved, Canton, Ohio, 1914; engaged, real estate, insurance, Canton; died, October 4, 1916, heart, Canton, Stark County, Ohio; interment, Sinking Valley Cemetery, Arch Spring, Blair County, Pennsylvania.
Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 30th district, Blair and Huntingdon Counties, 1907-1910; committee assignments, Congressional Apportionment, Education, Forestry, Insurance, Judiciary General (Chairman) Public Printing, Public Supply of Light, Heat and Water.
The Pennsylvania Manual, (1910). Miller, H.P., (Compiler). Baker, W.H., (Assistant Compiler). Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, pages 993, 1000-1003, Biographical Sketches of Senators, page 975.
Altoona Tribune (Altoona, Pennsylvania) · Thursday, October 05, 1916 · Page 6.
Altoona Times (Altoona, Pennsylvania) · Thursday, October 05, 1916 · Page 14.