J. Ernest Wharton

James Ernest Wharton (October 4, 1899  January 19, 1990) was an American attorney and politician. A Republican, he served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from New York from 1951 to 1965.

J. Ernest Wharton
From 1963's Pocket Congressional Directory of the Eighty-Eighth Congress
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 28th district
In office
January 3, 1963  January 3, 1965
Preceded byKatharine St. George
Succeeded byJoseph Y. Resnick
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 29th district
In office
January 3, 1953  January 3, 1963
Preceded byKatharine St. George
Succeeded byLeo W. O'Brien
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 30th district
In office
January 3, 1951  January 3, 1953
Preceded byJay Le Fevre
Succeeded byLeo W. O'Brien
Personal details
Born(1899-10-04)October 4, 1899
Binghamton, New York, U.S.
DiedJanuary 19, 1990(1990-01-19) (aged 90)
Summit, New York, U.S.
Resting placeCobleskill Rural Cemetery, Cobleskill, New York
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Freda Boynton
Marion Turner
Children1
MotherMae Dibble
FatherJames H. Wharton
EducationAlbany Law School
ProfessionAttorney
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceUnited States Army
Years of service1918
RankPrivate
UnitStudent Army Training Corps
Battles/warsWorld War I