Harold Samuel SAWYER, Congress, MI (1920-2003)


SAWYER, Harold Samuel, a Representative from Michigan; born in San Francisco, Calif., March 21, 1920; attended the public schools of the San Francisco Bay area; graduated from Marin Junior College (now College of Marin), Kentfield, Calif., 1940 and University of California, Berkeley, 1940; J.D., Hastings College of Law, University of California, San Francisco, Calif., 1943; lawyer, private practice; United States Navy, 1941-1945; member, Michigan Law Revision Commission, 1968-1976; Kent County, Mich., prosecuting attorney, 1975-1976; elected as a Republican to the Ninety-fifth and to the three succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1977-January 3, 1985); not a candidate for reelection to the Ninety-ninth Congress in 1984; died on April 3, 2003, in Kent County, Mich.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present