Samuel Henry Piles Edit Profile
Educated private schools, Smithland, Kentucky.
Began practice of law at Snohomish City, Washington Ty., 1883. Moved to Seattle, 1886. General counsel The Pacific Coast Company, 1895-1905.
City attorney, Seattle, 1887-1889. Assistant district attorney for counties of King, Kitsap and Snohomish, Washington Ty., in ’80s. Active in politics for 20 years before his election to Senate.
United States senator, 1905-1911. Appointed Envoy Extraordinary anu Minister Plenipotentiary to Colombia, 1922, resigned September 1928. Special ambassador for Colombian presidential inauguration, August 7, 1926.
Married Mary E. Barnard, September 15, 1891 (died 1913). Children: Ross Barnard, Ruth Lilliard (Mistress.