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Edmund William Samuel

Edmund William Samuel, Welsh congressman, physician. Served 3 years as school director Mount Carmel Borough; member Congress, 16th Pennsylvania district, 1905-1907.; Mason.


  • Samuel, Edmund William was born on November 27, 1857 in Blamavon, Wales. Son of Edmund and Mary Ann (Bower) Samuel.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools, Ashland, Pennsylvania, Jefferson Medical College, Doctor of Medicine 1880.


    • Engaged in practice of medicine, Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania, since 1880. Also in drug business, since 1889. President Rich Hill Coal Company, Real Estate Exchange, Brush Valley Lumber & Timber Company.

      Director Samuel Realty Company, Peoples’ Building & Loan Association.


    When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

    Party affiliation: Republican


    Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive lieutenant It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.

    Denomination: Methodist


    Every Christian should study the Bible that contains a variety of inspirational and thoughtful ideas in the field of history, law, and poetry.


    Served 3 years as school director Mount Carmel Borough. Member Congress, 16th Pennsylvania district, 1905-1907.


    • Married Alice Kiefer, April.
    • father: Edmund Samuel
    • mother: Mary Ann (Bower) Samuel
    • spouse: Alice Kiefer
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    Born November 27, 1857
    Died March 7, 1930
    (aged 72)