Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
George Edward Shipley
Birth: Apr. 27, 1927
Richland County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 2003
Richland County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. Served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. Elected to represent Illinois's 22nd and 23rd Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1959 to 1979. Also served as a Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Illinois in 1972, Deputy Sheriff of Richland County, Illinois, from 1950 to 1954, and Sheriff of Richland County, Illinois, from 1954 to 1958. 
Family links: 
  Jesse W. Shipley (1887 - 1967)
  Mamie N. Jones Shipley (1895 - 1982)
  Gloria Ann Watson Shipley (1930 - 2012)*
  Charles Jesse "Chuckie" Shipley (1956 - 1956)*
  Paul Shipley (1914 - 1974)*
  Bill Shipley (1925 - 2000)*
  George Edward Shipley (1927 - 2003)
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 02, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7647781
George Edward Shipley
Added by: Kathy (Kuenstler) Hursta ღ
George Edward Shipley
Added by: George Seitz
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- A Marine's Daughter
 Added: Apr. 27, 2014

- A Marine's Daughter
 Added: Jun. 26, 2013

- A Marine's Daughter
 Added: Apr. 30, 2013
There are 24 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.3 after 15 votes)

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service