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Denver Samuel Church
Birth: Dec. 11, 1862
Folsom
Sacramento County
California, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1952
Fresno
Fresno County
California, USA

US Congressman. He graduated from Healdsburg College in 1885, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1893 and commenced to practice law in Fresno, California. He was district attorney of Fresno County, (1907-13) and a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1916. In 1913, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third, Sixty-fourth, and Sixty-fifth Congresses, serving until 1919. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law and served as a superior judge of Fresno County, (1924-30). He was again elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third Congress and served (1933-35). After his term, he practiced law until his death at age 89. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Louise D Derrick Church (1868 - 1952)*
 
 Children:
  Earle Jesse Church (1890 - 1982)*
  Fern Louise Church Peckinpah (1893 - 1983)*
  Denver L Church (1896 - 1897)*
  Edrie Church Turner (1903 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Belmont Memorial Park
Fresno
Fresno County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 13, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6414779
Denver Samuel Church
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Denver Samuel Church
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Denver Samuel Church
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R.I.P. -Denver is the nephew of Moses Church (Fresno, CA)
- Tracy Parker
 Added: Mar. 25, 2015

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