GAMBRILL, Stephen Warfield, (1873 - 1938)


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GAMBRILL, Stephen Warfield, a Representative from Maryland; born near Savage, Howard County, Md., October 2, 1873; attended the common schools and Maryland Agricultural College (now the University of Maryland); was graduated from the law department of Columbian College (now George Washington University), Washington, D.C., in 1896; was admitted to the bar in 1897 and practiced in Baltimore, Md.; member of the State house of delegates 1920-1922; served in the State senate in 1924; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-eighth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Sidney E. Mudd; reelected to the Sixty-ninth and to the six succeeding Congresses and served from November 4, 1924, until his death; had been reelected to the Seventy-sixth Congress; died in Washington, D.C., on December 19, 1938; interment in Cedar Hill Cemetery.