Samuel Mitchell “Sam” Taylor

Samuel Mitchell “Sam” Taylor

Birth
Death 13 Sep 1921 (aged 69)
Washington City, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 6410031 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Tupelo, Mississippi in 1876. He was a member of the Mississippi State House of Representatives, (1879-80), moved to Pine Bluff, Arkansas, in 1887 and continued the practice of law. He was prosecuting attorney of the eleventh judicial district of Arkansas, (1888-92) and a delegate to the Democratic National Convention, in 1896. In 1913, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-second Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Joseph T. Robinson, reelected to the Sixty-third Congress and to next four succeeding Congresses, serving until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Mitchell “Sam” Taylor (25 May 1852–13 Sep 1921), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6410031, citing Bellwood Cemetery, Pine Bluff, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .