SNADER, Lyle O.

Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
1917–1973

Biography

SNADER, Lyle O., a Clerk and Sergeant at Arms from Illinois; born in Dixon, Lee County, Ill., December 25, 1917; staff, United States Representative Leo E. Allen of Illinois, 1940–1942; United States Army Air Force, 1942–1946; United States Air Force Reserve, 1946–1971; staff, House Committee on Rules, 1947–1949; reading clerk, Office of the Clerk, United States House of Representatives, 1949–1953; elected Clerk of the United States House of Representatives for the Eighty-third Congress (January 3, 1953–January 3, 1955); appointed Sergeant at Arms for the Eighty-third Congress, served concurrently as Clerk and Sergeant at Arms until a successor was selected, 1953; minority clerk, United States House of Representatives, 1955–1957; business executive, 1957–1972; died on December 31, 1973, in Arlington, Va.

Footnotes

Per H.J. Res. 292, Lyle Snader was appointed "to serve concurrently as Clerk and Sergeant at Arms of the House of Representatives until another person is chosen . . . to be and duly qualifies as Sergeant at Arms." See, House Journal, 83rd Cong., 1st sess., (July 8, 1953): 545.

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