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Herbert Jackson Drane
Birth: Jun. 20, 1863
Franklin
Simpson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1947
Lakeland
Polk County
Florida, USA

U.S. Congressman. Educated at Brevards Academy, he moved to Georgia, in 1881 and to Florida, 1883, where he engaged in various business venues. He was Mayor of Lakeland (1888-92), Polk County Commissioner (1896-99), chief engrossing clerk of the Florida State House of Representatives (1889-1901), member of the Florida State House of Representatives (1903-05) and served in the Florida State Senate (1913-17). In 1917, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-fifth Congress and to the next seven succeeding Congresses, serving until 1933. An unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination, he was a member of the Federal Power Commission, (1933-37) and resumed various business interest until his death at age 84. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Roselawn Cemetery
Lakeland
Polk County
Florida, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 15, 2003
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Herbert Jackson Drane
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