Member Biography

George Schall Jr.

Sessions Office Position District Party
1824-1825       6 Democrat
1825-1826       6 Democrat
1826-1827       6 Democrat
1827-1828       6 Democrat

COUNTIES: Berks, Schuylkill  


12/26/1768 - 05/22/1831

George Schall Jr. (D6) Berks and Schuylkill Counties 1824-1828

Early Life:

George Schall Jr., born December 26, 1768, Pike Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania; son of George and Catharina Neuhard Schall; engaged, agriculturist and blacksmith; grist and sawmill operator, his homestead, built, 1796; married, Catharine Oyster, 1789, children, George, John, Hannah, Catharine, David, Mary, William; elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1825-1828; died, May 22, 1831 (aged 62), Pike Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania; interment, Hill Church Union Cemetery, Boyertown, Berks County, Pennsylvania. 

Pennsylvania Politics: 

Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 6th district, Berks and Schuylkill Counties, 1824-1828. 


Trips to Harrisburg, were two days, always on horseback, first day, carrying his food, riding as far as Lebanon, staying overnight, following day, finishing the journey, Pennsylvania State Capital. 


Cox, Harold. "Senate Members S"Wilkes University Election Statistics ProjectWilkes University.

Biographies from Historical and Biographical Annals by Morton Montgomery SCHAICH, KARL A. page 1132.

George Schall (1768-1831) - Find a Grave Memorial