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Edward L. BYERS Edit Profile

State Commissioner of Labor

Edward L. BYERS, American State Commissioner of Labor.

Background

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.

Career

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.

Connections

Spouse Sadie A. Moore, 1907, Jackson, O.