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John David Dingell, Sr
Birth: Feb. 2, 1894
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1955
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

U.S. Congressman. He was a Detroit newspaperman, engaged in natural-gas pipeline construction, a wholesale dealer in beef, pork products, plus was the organizer and trustee of Colorado Springs Labor College. In 1933, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third Congress and to the next eleven succeeding Congresses, serving until his death at age 61. His son John David Dingell Jr. was elected to Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of his father, John D. Dingell, Sr. and held his seat for 58 years. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Grace Blossom Bigler Dingell (1894 - 1962)*
 
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Burial:
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Southfield
Oakland County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Mausoleum crypt, 1st Floor
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Aug 07, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6667993
John David Dingell, Sr
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