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Edward L. BYERS

Edward L. BYERS, American State Commissioner of Labor.


  • BYERS, Edward L. was born on December 14, 1875 in Vinton Company, Ohio, United States. Son of George and Mary M. (Woodrow) Byers.

  • Education

    • Doane Academy, at Denison University. O. Northern University.


    • Elected to Rhode Island State Legislature, 1923-1927. While in Legislature served as member of special comm, on Revision R.I.W.C. Act. Investigation of Fire Insurance Rates.

      Commissioner of Labor, Rhode Island, since 1926.


    • Spouse Sadie A. Moore, 1907, Jackson, O.
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    Born December 14, 1875