Member Biography

John B. Johnson 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1847       27 Whig
1848       27 Whig
1849       27 Whig



12/06/1817 - 03/04/1863

John B. Johnson (Whig27) Erie County 1847-1849

Early Life:

John B Johnson, born December 6, 1817; elected, Whig, Pennsylvania State House of Representatives, 1846; elected, Whig, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1846-1849; died February 4, 1863, interment, Erie Cemetery, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Whig, Pennsylvania State House of Representatives, Erie County, 1846.

Elected, Whig, Pennsylvania State Senate, 27th district, Erie County, 1846-1849.

Pennsylvania House of Representatives Biography:

Official Website - PA House Archives Official Website (


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

John B Johnson (1817-1863) - Find a Grave Memorial

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