Member Biography

Henry Green Bussey 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1875       28 Democrat
1876       28 Democrat
1877       28 Democrat
1878       28 Democrat



06/30/1816 - 1884

Doctor Henry Green Bussey, Jr. (D28) York County 1875-1878

Early Life

Doctor Henry Green Bussey, Jr., born June 30, 1813, Green Spring Plantation, Hartford County, Maryland; son of Captain Henry Green and Elizabeth Susanna Harris Bussey; Green Spring Academy: University of Maryland, 1837; married, Catherine Boarman Bussey, children, Mary E Bussey, Doctor Henry Green Bussey III; physician, prison of York County, judge, inspector of elections, prothonotary, 1857-1863; died, January 1884, Shewsbury, York County, Pennsylvania. Burial location unknown.

Pennsylvania Politics:

Physician, prison of York County, judge, inspector of elections, prothonotary, 1857-1863.

Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 28th district, York County 1875-1878; committee assignments, Compare Bills, Military Affairs, Pensions and Gratuities, Public Buildings.


Cox, Harold. "Senate Members B"Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

Smull’s Legislative Handbook, (1878) Smull, J.A., (Editor) Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, pages 656, 662-665, Biographical Sketches of Senators, page 620.