EARNSHAW, Manuel, (1862 - 1936)


Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
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EARNSHAW, Manuel, a Resident Commissioner from the Commonwealth of the Philippine Islands; born in Cavite City, Cavite Province, Luzon, Philippine Islands, November 19, 1862; graduated from Ateneo de Manila University, Manila, P.I.; graduated from the Manila Nautical School, Manila, P.I.; served in the Spanish navy; nautical engineer; business owner; elected as an Independista to the Sixty-third Congress for a three-year term, reelected to a succeeding term, and served until his resignation on January 10, 1917 (November 12, 1912-January 10, 1917); was not a candidate for renomination in 1916; discontinued his former business pursuits in 1921 and lived in retirement with residence in Cavite, P.I.; died on February 13, 1936, in Manila, P.I.; interment at Cementerio del Norte, Manila, P.I.