David Edward Finley

David Edward Finley

Birth
Trenton, Phillips County, Arkansas, USA
Death 26 Jan 1917 (aged 55)
Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Burial York, York County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 8067900 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Graduating from the law department of South Carolina College, in 1885, was admitted to the bar in 1886 and then practiced law in York, South Carolina. He was a member of the South Carolina State House of Representatives, (1890-91), served in the South Carolina State Senate, (1892-96) and a trustee of the University of South Carolina, (1890-96). In 1899, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-sixth Congress and to the next eight succeeding Congresses, serving until his death at age 55.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 7 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8067900
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Edward Finley (28 Feb 1861–26 Jan 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8067900, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, York, York County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .