Edward Davies (Pennsylvania)

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Edward Davies (November, 1779 – May 17, 1853) was an Anti-Masonic and Whig member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

Biography[edit]

Davies was born in Churchtown, Pennsylvania. He was a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from 1834 to 1835.

Davies was elected as an Anti-Masonic candidate to the Twenty-fifth and to the succeeding Congress. He died in Churchtown and was interred in Bangor Episcopal Churchyard in Churchtown.

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
David Potts, Jr.
Edward Darlington
William M. Hiester
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district

1837 - 1841

1837 - 1839 alongside: David Potts, Jr. and Edward Darlington
1839 - 1841 alongside: Francis James and John Edwards

Succeeded by
Jeremiah Brown
Francis James
John Edwards