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Benjamin K. Focht

Benjamin K. Focht, American editor, publisher, congressman. member Pa; member 60th to 62d and 64th to 67th Congresses (1907-1913 and 1915-1923), 17th Pa.

Background

  • Focht, Benjamin K. was born on March 12, 1863 in New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • Career

    • Editor and propr.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Pa; member 60th to 62d and 64th to 67th Congresses (1907-1913 and 1915-1923), 17th Pa.

    Connections

    • Married Edith Wolf; children: Ellen, Brown, Edith (deceased).
    • spouse: Edith Wolf
    • children: Ellen Focht
    • Brown Focht
    • Edith Focht (deceased)
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    Died March 27, 1937
    (aged 74)
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