|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Ohio's 14th district
March 4, 1929 – March 3, 1933
|Preceded by||Martin L. Davey|
|Succeeded by||Dow W. Harter|
|Born||September 20, 1870|
Des Moines, Iowa
|Died||February 1, 1945 (aged 74)|
|Resting place||Rose Hill Cemetery, Akron|
|Alma mater||Wittenberg College|
College of Wooster
Born in Des Moines, Iowa, Seiberling moved with his parents to Wadsworth, Ohio, in 1873. He attended the public schools and Wittenberg College, Springfield, Ohio, and was graduated from the College of Wooster, (Ohio) in 1892. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1894 and commenced practice in Akron, Ohio. He was also interested in the manufacture of rubber and tires and served as a director in various manufacturing companies. He served as a trustee of Wittenberg College.
Seiberling was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-first and Seventy-second Congresses (March 4, 1929 – March 3, 1933). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1932 to the Seventy-third Congress. He resumed the practice of law.
He died in Akron, Ohio, February 1, 1945. He was interred in Rose Hill Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "Francis Seiberling (id: S000229)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
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|U.S. House of Representatives|
Martin L. Davey
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 14th congressional district
Dow W. Harter