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Edward Retilla Hays Edit Profile

Congressman

Representative from Iowa

Education

He attended rural schools near Fostoria.

He got education at Heidelberg College, Tiffin, Ohio.

He studied law.

Career

He was admitted to the bar in 1869 and commenced practice in Knoxville, Iowa.

He elected as a Republican to the Fifty-first Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Edwin H. Conger and served from November 4, 1890, to March 3, 1891. He was not a candidate for renomination in 1890 and resumed the practice of law.

Politics

Republican