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EDWIN SHIELDS SNIVELY


Photo credit:

McAtee, William, comp. Souvenir: Portraits and Biographies of the Members of the Legislature of Pennsylvania and Heads of Departments, Session of 1895. Harrisburg, Pa.: The Roshon Portrait Company, 1895.

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1895-1896 Republican
 Counties   Franklin

Biography

06/15/1864 - 09/25/1912

SNIVELY, Edwin Shields, a Representative from Franklin County; born, June 15, 1864 in Shady Grove, Franklin County, Pa.; B.S., Ursinus College, 1881; engaged in mercantile business; farmer; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1894; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1896); postmaster, United States Postal Service (1889-1893); died, September 25, 1912; interred, Cedar Hill Cemetery; Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania.