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Congressman

John Herman Dent, American Congressman. With Air Corps, United States Marine Corps, 1924-1928.

Background

Dent, John Herman was born on March 19, 1908 in Johnetta, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel and Genevieve Dent.

Education

Doctor of Humane Letters, Alliance College, 1965.

Career

Member, Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1934-1936; member, Pennsylvania Senate, 1936-1958; also floor leader, Pennsylvania Senate member, 85th-95th Congresses from 21st Pennsylvania district, 1958-1979. Member local council United Rubber Workers, 1923-1927, then president of local, member executive council, also member international council.

Membership

With Air Corps, United States Marine Corps, 1924-1928.

Connections

Married Margaret R. Dent, April 4, 1924. Children: Patricia (Mistress Donald Sarp), John Frederick.

father:
Samuel Dent

mother:
Genevieve Dent

spouse:
Margaret R. Dent

children:
John Frederick Dent

Patricia Dent (Mistress Donald Sarp)