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Edward L. BYERS Edit Profile

State Commissioner of Labor

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.


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.