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David Aiken Reed
David Aiken Reed
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  • Born 21 December 1880 - Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA
  • Deceased 10 February 1953 - Sarasota, Sarasota Co., FL,aged 72 years old
  • Buried - Arlington National Cem., Arlington, VA
  • Lawyer
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REED, David Aiken, a Senator from Pennsylvania; born in Pittsburgh, Pa., December 21, 1880; attended private schools; graduated from Shadyside Academy, Pittsburgh, Pa., in 1896, from Princeton University (N.J.) in 1900, and from the University of Pittsburgh Law School in 1903; admitted to the bar in 1903 and practiced in Pittsburgh, Pa., 1903-1917; chairman of the Pennsylvania Industrial Accidents Commission 1912-1915; during the First World War served as major in the field artillery 1917-1919; resumed the practice of law in Pittsburgh in 1919; appointed as a Republican on August 8, 1922, and elected on November 7, 1922, to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy in the term ending March 3, 1923, caused by the death of William E. Crow, and on the same day was elected for the term commencing March 4, 1923; reelected in 1928, and served from August 8, 1922, to January 3, 1935; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1934; chairman, Committee on Expenditures in Executive Departments (Sixty-ninth Congress), Committee on Military Affairs (Seventieth through Seventy-second Congresses); resumed the practice of law in Pittsburgh, Pa.; died in Sarasota, Fla., February 10, 1953; interment in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
--- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

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                                                                             _____|16_sosa David Reed 1747-1824
                                                   _____|8_sosa James Reed 1793-1878
                                                  /                         ¯¯¯¯¯|17_sosa Margaret May 1758-1840
                         _____|4_sosa Joseph Allison Reed 1823-1884
                        /                        \                          _____|18_sosa Joseph Allison 1752-1813
                       /                          ¯¯¯¯¯|9_sosa Jane Ann Allison 1799-1879
                      /                                                     ¯¯¯¯¯|19_sosa Anne Cooper 1759-1829
|2_sosa James Hay Reed 1853-1927
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|                     \                           _____|10_sosa Archibald Hay
|                      \                         /
|                       ¯¯¯¯¯|5_sosa Eliza Johnston Hay 1821-1858
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|                                                 ¯¯¯¯¯|11_sosa Clarissa Upham 1798-
|--1_sosa David Aiken Reed, Sen. 1880-1953
|                       _____|6_sosa David Aiken 1833-1889
|                     /
|3_sosa Katherine Jones Aiken 1857-1945
                         ¯¯¯¯¯|7_sosa Carolyn A. Jones 1836-1924