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Albert Sidney Camp
Birth: Jul. 26, 1892
Moreland
Coweta County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1954
Bethesda
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

US Congressman. Born in Moreland, Georgia, he graduated from the law department of the University of Georgia in 1915, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice at Newnan, Georgia. During the World War I, served in the US Army overseas as a member of Headquarters Detachment of the 82nd Division, (1917-19). After the war, he was a member of the Georgia State House of Representatives, (1923-28) and assistant United States Attorney for the northern district of Georgia, (1934-39). In 1939, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-sixth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Emmett M. Owen, reelected to the next seven succeeding Congresses and served until his death. He died at age 61 in Bethesda, Maryland. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Walker Camp (1857 - 1903)
  Ella Teasley Leigh Camp (1860 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Farmer Camp (1897 - 1984)
 
 Children:
  Albert Sidney Camp (1928 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joe Leigh Camp (1880 - 1966)*
  Jennie Kate Camp (1882 - 1949)*
  William Norman Teasley Camp (1884 - 1942)*
  Margery Parkie Camp Sealy (1886 - 1970)*
  Mary Fox Camp Hutchinson (1889 - 1964)*
  Albert Sidney Camp (1892 - 1954)
  Johnella Camp Harden (1895 - 1998)*
  Millard Berlin Camp (1899 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Newnan
Coweta County
Georgia, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 24, 2003
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In memory of my third cousin, one generation removed. Honoring your service to our country and allies during World War I, and with gratitude to your lengthy service in the US House of Representative for my home state of Georgia. Rest peacefully...your goo...(Read more)
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