Monroe Henry Kulp

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Monroe H. Kulp
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 17th district
In office
March 4, 1895 – March 3, 1899
Preceded by Simon P. Wolverton
Succeeded by Rufus K. Polk
Personal details
Born (1858-10-23)October 23, 1858
Barto, Pennsylvania
Died October 19, 1911(1911-10-19) (aged 52)
Shamokin, Pennsylvania
Political party Republican
Alma mater State Normal College
Eastman Business College

Monroe Henry Kulp (October 23, 1858 – October 19, 1911) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.


Monroe H. Kulp was born in Barto, Pennsylvania. He attended the public schools of Shamokin, Pennsylvania, the State Normal College in Lebanon, Ohio, and was graduated from Eastman Business College in Poughkeepsie, New York. He was engaged in the lumber, brick, and ice businesses in Shamokin.

Kulp was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fourth and Fifty-fifth Congresses. He was an unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1898. He was a delegate to the 1900 Republican National Convention. He died in Shamokin in 1911. Interment in the City Cemetery.


United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Simon P. Wolverton
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district

Succeeded by
Rufus K. Polk