Herbert J. McGlinchey

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Herbert J. McGlinchey
Member of the Pennsylvania Senate
from the 5th district
In office
January 5, 1965 – November 30, 1972
Preceded by Israel Stiefel
Succeeded by Charles Dougherty
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 6th district
In office
January 3, 1945 – January 3, 1947
Preceded by Francis Myers
Succeeded by Hugh Scott
Personal details
Born November 7, 1904
Died June 25, 1992(1992-06-25) (aged 87)
Political party Democratic

Herbert Joseph McGlinchey (November 7, 1904 – June 25, 1992) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives and the Pennsylvania Senate.

Herbert McGlinchey was born in Philadelphia, PA. He worked as a manufacturers’ agent, and supervisor of labor and industry for the eastern district of Pennsylvania, from 1935 to 1937. He was a delegate to Democratic National Convention in 1936.

He was elected as a Democrat to the 70th Congress. He was an unsuccessful candidate in 1946, 1948, and 1956. He was a member of the Pennsylvania Tax Equalization Board from 1957 to 1963. He was a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate from 1965 to 1972.[1]


United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Francis Myers
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district

Succeeded by
Hugh Scott
Pennsylvania State Senate
Preceded by
Israel Stiefel
Member of the Pennsylvania Senate for the 5th District
Succeeded by
Charles Dougherty