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John Arthur Elston
Birth: Feb. 10, 1874
Woodland
Yolo County
California, USA
Death: Dec. 15, 1921
District Of Columbia, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar in 1901, was executive secretary to the Governor of California from 1903 to 1907, and a member of the board of trustees of the State Institution for the Deaf and Blind, 1911 to 1914. In 1915 he was elected as a Progressive to the Sixty-fourth Congress and reelected as a Republican to the three succeeding Congresses, serving until his death from suicide. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Chapel of the Chimes Columbarium and Mausoleum
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Nov 13, 2007
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John Arthur Elston
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