Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

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McReynolds, Samuel Davis

McReynolds, Samuel Davis, a Representative from Tennessee; born on a farm near Pikeville, Bledsoe County, Tenn., April 16, 1872; attended the rural schools, People’s College, Pikeville, Tenn., and Cumberland University, Lebanon, Tenn.; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1893 and commenced practice at Pikeville; served as assistant district attorney of the sixth judicial circuit of Tennessee in 1894 and 1896; moved to Chattanooga in 1896 and continued the practice of law; appointed judge of the criminal court for the sixth circuit of Tennessee on April 16, 1903; subsequently elected and twice reelected to the same office and served until February 1, 1923, when he resigned, having been elected to Congress; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-eighth and to the eight succeeding Congresses and served from March 4, 1923, until his death; delegate to the International Monetary and Economic Conference at London, England, in 1933; died in Washington, D.C., July 11, 1939; interment in Forest Hill Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tenn.

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Chicago: U.S. Congress, "McReynolds, Samuel Davis," 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.1551 Original Sources, accessed October 3, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KQU9VBNGNVCGCVW.

MLA: U.S. Congress. "McReynolds, Samuel Davis." 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.1551, Original Sources. 3 Oct. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KQU9VBNGNVCGCVW.

Harvard: U.S. Congress, 'McReynolds, Samuel Davis' 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.1551. Original Sources, retrieved 3 October 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KQU9VBNGNVCGCVW.