Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

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Edwards, Samuel

Edwards, Samuel, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Chester Township, Delaware County, Pa., March 12, 1785; attended the common schools; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1806 and commenced practice in Chester; served in the War of 1812; member of the State house of representatives 1814-1816; elected as a Federalist to the Sixteenth and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1819-March 3, 1827); resumed the practice of his profession in Chester; inspector of customs 1838-1842; died in Chester, Pa., November 21, 1850; interment in Chester Rural Cemetery.

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Chicago: U.S. Congress, "Edwards, Samuel," Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949 in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1121 Original Sources, accessed April 24, 2018, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DMGMIXERB86XX2R.

MLA: U.S. Congress. "Edwards, Samuel." Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949, in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1121, Original Sources. 24 Apr. 2018. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DMGMIXERB86XX2R.

Harvard: U.S. Congress, 'Edwards, Samuel' in Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949. cited in , U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1121. Original Sources, retrieved 24 April 2018, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DMGMIXERB86XX2R.