|Image courtesy of the Honorable Beverly Byron.
BYRON, Beverly Barton Butcher, (wife Goodloe Edgar Byron and daughter-in-law of William Devereux
Byron and Katharine Edgar Byron),
a Representative from Maryland; born Beverly Barton Butcher in
Baltimore, Md., July 27, 1932; graduated from National Cathedral School for
Girls, Washington, D.C., 1950; attended Hood College, Frederick, Md.,
1961-1962; treasurer, Maryland Young Democrats, 1962 and 1965; elected as a
Democrat to the Ninety-sixth and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3,
1979-January 3, 1993); unsuccessful candidate for renomination to the One
Hundred Third Congress in 1992; appointed to the Base Closure and Realignment
Commission, 1993; is a resident of Frederick, Md.
BibliographyBeverly Butcher Byron in
Women in Congress, 1917-2006. Prepared under the direction of
the Committee on House Administration by the Office of History &
Preservation, U. S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing