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Patrick H. Drewry

AKA Patrick Henry Drewry

Born: 24-May-1875
Birthplace: Petersburg, VA
Died: 21-Dec-1947
Location of death: Petersburg, VA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, VA

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist [1]
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from Virginia, 1920-47

[1] Washington Street Methodist Church, Petersburg, VA.

Father: Emmett Arrington Drewry (physician)
Mother: Alta Laughton Booth
Wife: Mary Elizabeth Metcalf (m. 18-Apr-1906, three sons)
Son: Patrick Henry
Son: John Metcalf
Son: William Emmett

    High School: Petersburg High School, Petersburg, VA
    High School: McCabe's University School
BA, Randolph-Macon College (1896)
    Law School: University of Virginia Law School
    Administrator: Board of Visitors, US Naval Academy, Annapolis

    US Congressman, Virginia 4th (1935 to 21-Dec-1947, his death)
    US Congressman, Virginia at Large (1933 to 1935)
    US Congressman, Virginia 4th (special election, 27-Apr-1920 to 1933)
    Virginia State Senate (1912-20)
    Member of the Board of Petersburg Savings & American Trust Co.
    American Bar Association
    Democratic National Committee
    Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks
    Phi Beta Kappa Society
    Sigma Chi Fraternity
    Sons of Confederate Veterans
    Virginia Bar Association 1901

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