Levin Irving Handy


Levin Irving Handy Famous memorial

Berlin, Worcester County, Maryland, USA
Death 3 Feb 1922 (aged 60)
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 7871710 View Source

U.S. Congressman. Educated as a teacher, he taught school in Delaware, was superintendent of schools in Kent County, (1887-90) and was principal of Old Newark Academy, (1890-92). He was an editorial writer on the Wilmington Every Evening, (1894-95) and was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-fifth Congress, serving (1897-99). An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1899 and practiced law in Wilmington, Delaware, until his death at age 60.

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  • Originally Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 16 Sep 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7871710
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Levin Irving Handy (24 Dec 1861–3 Feb 1922), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7871710, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Smyrna, Kent County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .