Member Biography

George Albert Deitrick 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1937-1938       27 Republican
1939-1940       27 Republican
1941-1942       27 Republican
1943-1944       27 Republican


10/05/1887 - 12/05/1959

Doctor George Albert Deitrick, Sr. (R27) Northumberland, Snyder and Union Counties 1937-1944   

Early Life:  

Doctor George Albert Deitrick, Sr., born October 5, 1887, Mount Carmel, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania; son of Samuel and Margaret Jane Manney Deitrick; Mount Carmel High School; Gettysburg College; University of Pennsylvania; physician practice, Sunbury, Pennsylvania; treasurer of Rea and Deitrick, Incorporated; director, Community Discount Company of Sunbury; captain, United States Army Medical Corps, Third Regiment, Pennsylvania National Guard; married, Eva Christiana Seebold Deitrick, children, Emma Christiana Dietrick, Doctor George Albert Deitrick, Jr.; elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1937-1944; died, December 10, 1959, Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania; interment, Orchard Hills Cemetery, Shamokin Dam, Snyder County, Pennsylvania. 

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 27th district, Northumberland, Snyder and Union Counties, 1939-1944.  


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

Dr George Albert Deitrick (1887-1959) - Find a Grave Memorial