William Ewing Duffield (D32) Fayette and Westmoreland Counties 1971-1978
William Ewing Duffield, born January 7, 1922, Cherry Tree, Indiana County, Pennsylvania; Harvard Law School; United States Army, World War II, 1943-1946; United States Army, Korean conflict, 1950-1952; lawyer; elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1971-1978; solicitor, Fayette County; assistant district attorney, Fayette County; chairman, Fayette County Airport Authority; died, January 14, 2001 (age 79 years, 7 days), liver cancer, strokes, Uniontown Hospital, Uniontown, Fayette County; interment, Sylvan Heights Cemetery, Oliver, Fayette County, Pennsylvania.
Professional titles; business ownership; board memberships; local government; club memberships:
Presbyterian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Freemasons; Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 32nd district, Fayette and Westmoreland Counties, 1971-1978.
Solicitor, Fayette County; assistant district attorney, Fayette County.
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