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David Forrest Wilber (December 7, 1859 - August 14, 1928) was a United States Representative and consul from New Yorkmarker.

Wilber was born in Milford, New Yorkmarker, to former congressman David Wilber. He attended public school before graduating from Cazenovia Seminary in 1879. He then engaged in the hops business at Milford in 1879 and at Oneonta, New Yorkmarker, in 1880, but was also involved in real estate, agriculture, and stockbreeding. He twice represented Oneonta on the board of supervisors and was vice president and director of the Wilber National Bank of Oneonta from 1883 to 1896. He also served as trustee of his alma mater, the Cazenovia Seminary.

Wilbur was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fourth and Fifty-fifth Congresses (March 4, 1895 - March 3, 1899). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1898. After his two terms in congress, he began a career as a consul. He served as United States consul to Barbadosmarker from 1903 to 1905 and then as consul general to Singaporemarker (1905-1907), Halifaxmarker (1907-1909), Kobe (1909-1910), Vancouvermarker (1910-1913), Z├╝richmarker (1913-1915), Genoamarker (1915-1921), and finally Aucklandmarker and Wellingtonmarker (1922-1923).

Wilber retired in June 1923 and returned to Oneonta to care for his business interests. He was a member of the New York Republican State Committee from 1924 to 1927. He died at his summer camp in Upper Dam, Maine, and was buried at Glenwood Cemetery in Oneonta.

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