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Edwin S Bowers


 

Sessions

Session Year Position District Party
1943 32 Republican
1945 32 Republican
 Counties   Fayette

Biography

1908 - 1987

Born at Point Marion on November 8, 1908, the son of Frank L. and Asia L. Sadeler Bowers; Edwin received his education in public schools, Mercersburg Academy, and Gettysburg College School of Business Administration.  In 1938, elected Fayette County Young Republican chair; Young Republican State Executive Committee, 1940; Senior County Chair of Fayette County, 1940; several additional positions of responsibility within the Young Republican Committee; Deacon in the Christian Church for eight years; Alternate Delegate to 1944 Republican National Convention; and sales manager and treasurer for the McClain Sand and Gravel Corporation.  The Senator died in February 1987, Little Falls, Monongalia, West Virginia.