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Samuel Feiser Glatfelter

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Samuel Feiser Glatfelter (April 7, 1858 – April 23, 1927) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.[1]

Samuel F. Glatfelter
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Harris & Ewing photo, circa 1925
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 22nd district
In office
March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1925
Preceded byAdam Martin Wyant
Succeeded byFranklin Menges
Personal details
Born(1858-04-07)April 7, 1858
Loganville, Pennsylvania
DiedApril 27, 1927(1927-04-27) (aged 69)
York, Pennsylvania
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materPennsylvania College

BiographyEdit

Samuel F. Glatfelter was born near Loganville, Pennsylvania. He attended the York County Academy and Pennsylvania College at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. He was engaged in teaching for several years, and later became a building contractor and also interested in banking.[2]

Glatfelter was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-eighth Congress, But was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1924. He resumed his business as a building contractor, and died in York, Pennsylvania, aged 69; interred in Prospect Hill Cemetery.[3] Cause of death according to the coroner's records was carcinoma of the intestines. He was survived by his wife, Ida A. Glatfelter.

Various properties and lots of land he owned at the time of his death were sold or auctioned off on September 22, 1927.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Glatfelter, Samuel Feiser," in Biographical Directory of the U.S. House of Representatives. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Congress, retrieved online July 5, 2019.
  2. ^ "Glatfelter, Samuel Feiser," in Biographical Directory of the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Congress.
  3. ^ "Glatfelter, Samuel Feiser," in Biographical Directory of the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Congress.

External linksEdit

  • United States Congress. "Samuel F. Glatfelter (id: G000234)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  • Samuel F. Glatfelter at The Political Graveyard
  • Samuel Feiser Glatfelter at Find a Grave
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Adam M. Wyant
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 22nd congressional district

1923–1925
Succeeded by
Franklin Menges