David R. Paige

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David Raymond Paige
File:David R. Paige sketch.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 20th district
In office
March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1885
Preceded by Amos Townsend
Succeeded by William McKinley
Personal details
Born (1844-04-08)April 8, 1844
Madison, Ohio
Died June 30, 1901(1901-06-30) (aged 57)
New York City
Resting place Eevergreen Cemetery, Painesville, Ohio
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Ellen Lewis King
Eva Bell Leek
Children two
Alma mater Union College

David Raymond Paige (April 8, 1844 – June 30, 1901) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.

Born in Madison, Ohio, Paige attended the public schools and Western Reserve Academy, Hudson, Ohio. He was graduated from Union College, Schenectady, New York, in 1865. He engaged in the hardware business in Akron, Ohio. Treasurer of Summit County 1875-1879.

Paige was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-eighth Congress (March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1885). He engaged in the contracting business. He died in New York City June 30, 1901. He was interred in Evergreen Cemetery, Painesville, Ohio.

Paige was married to Ellen Lewis King of Akron, January 19, 1870. She died December 20, 1877, leaving two sons. He remarried December 22, 1884 to Eva Bell Leek of Cleveland, Ohio.[1]


  1. Lane, Samuel A. (1892). Fifty years and over of Akron and Summit County. Akron: Beacon Job Department. p. 271.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>


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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Amos Townsend
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 20th congressional district

Succeeded by
William McKinley