Samuel Wallin Edit Profile
He attended the public schools and Amsterdam Academy.
He engaged in the manufacture of carpets and rugs. He served as alderman (1889–1892). He was the Mayor of Amsterdam, N.Y. (1900–1901) and a delegate to the 1916 Republican National Convention.
Wallin was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-third Congress (March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1914. He resumed his business activities in Amsterdam, where he died December 1, 1917.
He was interred in Green Hill Cemetery.
Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.
Every Church member should be trusted with responsibilities. In building the local Methodist groups or 'societies', they should be trained to maintain the meetings and give pastoral care and challenge to the members.
Member firm of McCleary, Wallin & Crouse, carpet mfrs. Member 63d Congress (1913-1915), 30th Dist.
Married Margaret Faulds, of Amsterdam, New York Member.