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McHENRY, John Geiser, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Benton Township,
Columbia County, Pa., April 26, 1868; attended the public schools and
Orangeville Academy; banker and manufacturer, and also engaged in agricultural
pursuits; organizer of the Grange national banks throughout Pennsylvania;
elected as a Democrat to the Sixtieth, Sixty-first, and Sixty-second Congresses
and served from March 4, 1907, until his death in Benton, Pa., December 27,
1912; interment in Benton Cemetery.