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Edward Herbert REES

Congressman

Edward H. Rees, American congressman. member Kansas House of Representatives, 1925-1931, Kansas Senate, 1933-1935; member 75th to 86th Congresses, from 4th Kansas District; Member American Legion.; Mason (33 degree, K. T., Shriner).

Background

Rees, Edward H. was born in June 1886 in Emporia, Kansas, United States. Son of John Jay and Martha S. (Evans) Rees.

Education

Student Kansas State Teachers College, Emporia, 1907-1913.

Career

School teacher, 1909-1911. Clerk of court, Lyon County, 1912-1918. Admitted to Kansas bar, 1915.

Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1925-1931, Kansas Senate, 1933-1935. Member 75th to 86th Congresses, from 4th Kansas District. Vice-president, director Citizens National Bank, Emporia.

Membership

Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1925-1931, Kansas Senate, 1933-1935. Member 75th to 86th Congresses, from 4th Kansas District. Member American Legion.

Mason (33 degree, K. T., Shriner). Clubs: Lions, Forum (Emporia).

Connections

Married Margaret Agnes Antle, June 21, 1926.

father:
John Jay Rees

mother:
Martha S. (Evans) Rees

spouse:
Margaret Agnes Antle