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Thomas Henry Dale

Thomas Henry Dale, American congressman. member 59th Congress (1905-1907), 10th Pennsylvania District Trustee Albright Memorial Library, Scranton, and of Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, Pennsylvania; Member M,E. Church.

Background

  • Dale, Thomas Henry was born on June 12, 1846 in Daleville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William and Susan (Hodgson) Dale.

  • Education

    • Educated Daleville public schools. Eastman’s Business College, Poughkeepsie, New York. Graduate Wyoming Seminary, Pennsylvania, 1869.

    Career

    • Enlisted in response to Governor Curtin’s call for emergency men, in Pennsylvania Volunteers in Civ. War. In wholesale produce and coal business, 1870-1901. Now president Anthracite Trust Company, Scranton, Pennsylvania.

      Director Traders’ National Bank, also several local corporations Elected prothonotary, Lackawanna Company, Pennsylvania, 1882, 1885, 1888. Member 59th Congress (1905-1907), 10th Pennsylvania District Trustee Albright Memorial Library, Scranton, and of Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, Pennsylvania.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member 59th Congress (1905-1907), 10th Pennsylvania District Trustee Albright Memorial Library, Scranton, and of Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, Pennsylvania. Member M,E. Church.

    Connections

    • Married Grace Rounds, August 20, 1870.
    • father: William Dale
    • mother: Susan (Hodgson) Dale
    • spouse: Grace Rounds
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    Born June 12, 1846
    Died August 21, 1912
    (aged 66)
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