Member Biography

William Harrison Dimmick 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1845       10 Democrat
1846       10 Democrat
1847       10 Democrat


12/26/1813 - 08/26/1861

Major Asa Dimock, Jr. (D13) Bradford and Susquehanna Counties 1842-1843 (D10) Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties 1844

Early Life:

Major Asa Dimock, Jr., born April 5, 1795, Wyoming Valley, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, son of Major Asa S. and Ruth Miller Dimock; married, Electa Lyon, 1817, children, Mary Elizabeth Dimock, Warren Shubael Dimock, Walter Wheeler Dimock, Lafayette Gilbert Dimock, Adelia Robertine Dimock, Avaline Electa Dimock; George Washington Dimock, Robert Henry Dimock; Katherine Sophia Dimock; died, December 23, 1864, (age, 69), Muscoda, Grant County, Wisconsin; interment, Lyons Street Cemetery, Herrick Township, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.  

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 13th district, Bradford and Susquehanna Counties, 1842-1843.

Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 10th district, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties, 1844. 


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

Major Asa S Dimock (1772–1833) • FamilySearch

Asa Dimmock - Find a Grave Memorial


Congressional Biography

After 3 session(s) serving in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, William Harrison Dimmick  went on to serve in congress