William F. Foulkrod
From 1911's William W. Foulkrod, Late a Representative from Pennsylvania.
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Pennsylvania's 5th district
March 4, 1907 - November 13, 1910
|Edward de Veaux Morrell|
|Born||November 22, 1846|
|Died||November 13, 1910 (aged 63)|
William Walker Foulkrod was born in Frankford, then a borough outside Philadelphia. He was engaged in the wholesale dry-goods business and the manufacture of hosiery. He was the first president of the Philadelphia Trades League, and interested in plans for the improvement of the Delaware River and Channel.
Foulkrod was elected as a Republican to the Sixtieth and Sixty-first Congresses and served until his death in Frankford. He had been an unsuccessful candidate for reelection just a few days before. He was interred in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Philadelphia.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
Edward de Veaux Morrell
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district