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Claude Ignatius Bakewell
Birth: Aug. 9, 1912
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1987
University City
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Georgetown University Washington, D.C., in 1932, from the St. Louis University School of Law, 1935, was lawyer, private practice in St. Louis, Missouri and a member on board of aldermen of St. Louis, (1941-44). During World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy, (1944-46). After the war, he was elected as a Republican to the Eightieth Congress, serving (1947-49) and elected as a Republican to the Eighty-second Congress, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative John B. Sullivan, serving (1951-53). After his term in Congress, he was Postmaster of St. Louis, Missouri, (1958-82). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Bakewell (1889 - 1972)
  Mary Caroline Morgan Bakewell (1887 - 1963)
 
 Spouse:
  Helene Brown Bakewell (1914 - 2008)
 
 Children:
  Claude I Bakewell (1943 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Scott Fullerton Bakewell (1910 - 1931)*
  Paul Bakewell (1911 - 1982)*
  Claude Ignatius Bakewell (1912 - 1987)
  George D Morgan Bakewell (1916 - 1977)*
  Mary Caroline Bakewell (1925 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 18, Lot 450, Grave 12
 
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Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Nov 19, 2001
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