Edward Sargent, American merchant, banker. member Rep.
Sargent, Edward was born on April 1, 1877 in Janesville, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John Henry and Margerete (Burns) Sargent.
Educational public schools.
Began in mercantile business with Sargent Brothers, El Rito, New Mexico, 1892. Dealer in sheep and wool. President Rio Arriba State Bank, Chama Merchandise Company.
Director Bond Sargent Company, Bond Baker Company, Denver Union Stock Yards Company State auditor, New Mexico, 1918. County commissioner, Rio Arriba Company, 1920. Lieutenant governor, New Mexico, 1924, 26.
Member Republican National Committee 1924-1932.
Married Estelle Beal, of Edina, Missouri, November 13, 1904. Children: Elizabeth E., Virginia.