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 George Wharton Pepper

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George Wharton Pepper

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 24 May 1961 (aged 94)
Devon, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Wayne, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section: B, Lot: 55, Grave: 4
Memorial ID 6860309 View Source
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US Senator. In 1889 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School, in 1890 he founded a law firm in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that eventually became the firm of Pepper Hamilton LLP (which exists today with 11 offices). He was elected as a Republican Senator from Pennsylvania to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator Boise Penrose, serving from 1922 until 1927.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 18 Oct 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6860309
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/6860309/george-wharton-pepper : accessed ), memorial page for George Wharton Pepper (16 Mar 1867–24 May 1961), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6860309, citing Old Saint David Church Cemetery, Wayne, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .