Stephen A. Northway

Stephen Asa Northway ( born June 19, 1833 in Christian Hollow, New York, † September 8, 1898 in Jefferson, Ohio ) was an American politician of the Republican Party. From March 4, 1893 until his death he was a member of the House of Representatives of the United States for the 19th Congressional District of the State of Ohio.


Northway was born in Christian Hollow. In 1840 he moved with his parents to Ohio. They settled in Orwell. He then completed his school career. After finishing school he studied law. In 1859 he was admitted to the bar. From 1861 to 1865 he was a prosecutor in Ashtabula County. Subsequently he was a member of the House of Representatives from Ohio for two years. Prior to his election to the U.S. House of Representatives, he worked as a lawyer again.

From 1893 until his death in Northway was a member of the U.S. Repräesentantenhauses. He represented the 19th congressional district there from Ohio. Northway died 1898 in Jefferson. He was buried at the Oakdale Cemetery.