Thomas B. Kyle

Thomas Barton Kyle ( born March 10, 1856 in Troy, Ohio; † August 13, 1915 ) was an American politician. Between 1901 and 1905 he represented the state of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Kyle Thomas attended the common schools and then studied at Dartmouth College in Hanover (New Hampshire). After studying law and his 1884 was admitted as a lawyer in Troy, he began to work in this profession. In 1890 he was prosecutor in the local Miami County. In his hometown of Troy, he was Chairman of the Education Committee and for some time mayor. Politically, he joined the Republican Party.

In the congressional elections of 1900, Kyle was in the seventh election district of Ohio in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Walter L. Weaver on March 4, 1901. After a re-election he was able to complete in Congress until March 3, 1905 two legislative sessions. In 1904, he was not nominated by his party for re-election. After the end of his time in the U.S. House of Representatives Thomas Kyle again practiced as a lawyer in Troy, where he died on 13 August 1915.