Walter Lowrie Edit Profile
He served in both houses in the state legislature and represented Pennsylvania in the United States Senate. Serving as chairman of the Committee on Finance during the 2nd session of the 17th Congress. After his term as a Senator, Lowrie stayed on as Secretary of the Senate for eleven years.
He remained with them until his death.
Member Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1811-1812, Pennsylvania Senate, 1812-1819. Member United States Senate from Pennsylvania, 1819-1825, secretary, 1825-1836.
Married Amelia McPherrin, January 14, 1808. Married second, Mary K. Childs, 1834.