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Douglas James McKay
Birth: Jun. 24, 1893
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1959
Salem
Marion County
Oregon, USA

Oregon Governor, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds suffered in World War I. From 1934 to 1943 served in the Oregon Senate, then re-enlisted for World War II, and was discharged as a Major. Served Governor of Oregon from 1949 to 1952, during which time he supported conservation of land and forest. He left the position of Governor in 1952 when President Dwight D. Eisenhower appointed him Secretary of the Interior, a position he held until 1956. (bio by: RB) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mabel C McKay (1896 - 1970)*
 
 Children:
  Douglas McKay (1919 - 1939)*
  Shirley Evelyn McKay Hadley (1923 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Belcrest Memorial Park
Salem
Marion County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Block 19 Section 62 Lot 2
GPS (lat/lon): 44.89896, -123.06634
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: RB
Record added: Mar 12, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6254288
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Douglas James McKay
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