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James Coats Auchincloss
Birth: Jan. 19, 1885
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1976
Alexandria
Alexandria City
Virginia, USA

US Congressman. Born in New York City, New York, he graduated from Yale University in 1908. Entering the financial world, he went on to have a 30 year career as a successful and influential broker on Wall Street in New York City, New York, serving as governor of the New York Stock Exchange from 1921 to 1938. In 1922 he co-founded the Better Business Bureau of Metropolitan New York to fight investment fraud. He served as Mayor of Rumson, New Jersey from 1938 to 1943 before option to run for national office. In 1943 he was elected as a Republican to represent New Jersey's 3rd Congressional District in the United House of Representatives, and served eleven consecutive terms from 1943 to 1965. After declining to run for a 12th Congressional term in 1964, he retired to Alexandria, Virginia to be near his family, where he died there at the age of 91. (bio by: Bobb Edwards) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edgar Stirling Auchincloss (1847 - 1892)
  Maria LaGrange Sloan Auchincloss (1847 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Lee Frances Alexander Auchincloss (1888 - 1959)*
 
 Children:
  James Douglas Auchincloss (1913 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
   Auchincloss*
  Samuel Sloan Auchincloss (1873 - 1934)*
  Edgar Stirling Auchincloss (1874 - 1910)*
  Elizabeth Ellen Auchincloss (1877 - 1904)*
  Hugh Dudley Auchincloss (1878 - 1947)*
  Charles Crook Auchincloss (1881 - 1961)*
  James Coats Auchincloss (1885 - 1976)
  Gordon Auchincloss (1886 - 1943)*
  Reginald LaGrange Auchincloss (1891 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 81/82, Columbine Plot, Lot 78
 
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Record added: Jul 01, 2003
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