#1483162 Overall Influence

Calvin Willard Gilfillan

American politician


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From Wikipedia

Calvin Willard Gilfillan was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.Biography Calvin W. Gilfillan was born near East Brook, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. He attended the common schools and graduated from Westminster College in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania. He served as superintendent of schools of Mercer County, Pennsylvania, for two terms. He served as clerk of the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives in 1859. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1859 and commenced practice in Mercer, Pennsylvania. He was appointed prosecuting attorney for Venango County, Pennsylvania, in 1861 and elected in 1862 for three years.

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Westminster College

Liberal arts college in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania

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#31246 World Rank