Harry J. Davenport
Henry J. Davenport
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Pennsylvania's 29th district
January 3, 1949 – January 3, 1951
|Preceded by||John McDowell|
|Succeeded by||Harmar D. Denny, Jr.|
|Born||August 22, 1902|
|Died||December 19, 1977 (aged 75)|
Harry J. Davenport was born in Wilmerding, Pennsylvania. He worked as a newspaper publisher. He was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination in 1946, but was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-first Congress. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1950 against Republican Harmar D. Denny, Jr. and 1960. He worked as a lecturer and book salesman, and resided in Millvale, Pennsylvania, until his death. He died on December 19, 1977.
- United States Congress. "Harry J. Davenport (id: D000071)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- The Political Graveyard
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 29th congressional district
Harmar D. Denny, Jr.