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.


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.


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


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

Succeeded by
Jeremiah Brown
Francis James
John Edwards