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Walter Stephan Baring, Jr
Birth: Sep. 9, 1911
Goldfield
Esmeralda County
Nevada, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 1975
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

U.S. Congressman. Graduating from the University of Nevada, in 1934, he was a school teacher and was a member of the Nevada State Assembly, (1936-42). During World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy, (1942-45). After the war, he was a member of the Reno City Council, (1947-48). In 1949, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-first and Eighty-second Congresses, serving until 1953. He was again elected to the Eighty-fifth Congress and to the next seven succeeding Congresses, serving (1957-73). He died of heart and lung failure at age 63. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Walter S. Baring (1875 - 1941)
  Emily L. Baring (1880 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Geraldine Buchanan Baring (1918 - 2003)*
 
 Children:
  Walter Stephan Baring (1944 - 2001)*
  William Baring (1949 - 2013)*
 
 Sibling:
  Marjorie Louise Baring (1908 - 1996)**
  Walter Stephan Baring (1911 - 1975)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
WALTER STEPHAN BARING, JR.
SEPT. 9, 1911 - JULY 13, 1975
UNITED STATES CONGRESSMAN - NEVADA
10 TERMS - AT LARGE
A CHRISTIAN MAN
WHO LOVED HIS FAMILY,
STATE, AND COUNTRY.
 
Burial:
Masonic Memorial Gardens
Reno
Washoe County
Nevada, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 05, 2003
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