David Edward Finley, American congressman. Member South Carolina. House of Representatives, 1890-1891 (Chairman of Commission ways and means); member South Carolina. Senate, 1892-1896 (chairman finance committee); member 56th to 64th Congresses (1899-1917), 5th South Carolina. District.
Finley, David Edward was born on February 28, 1861 in Trenton, Arkansas, United States. Son of David Miller and Elizabeth (McIlwain) Finley.
Educational public schools. Graduate South Carolina. U. Law School.