John Miller Baer

John Miller Baer

Birth
Black Creek, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 18 Feb 1970 (aged 83)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 11203526 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Lawrence University Wisconsin, in 1909, moved to Beach, North Dakota, in 1909, then engaged as a civil engineer and in agricultural pursuits, (1909-15). In addition, he was Postmaster of Beach, (1909-15) and a pioneer in the rendition as a cartoonist for newspapers articles (1909-17). In 1917, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-fifth Congress by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Henry T. Helgesen and reelected to the next succeeding Congress, serving until 1921. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his career as a successful cartoonist and journalist for the newspaper of the National Railroad Union until his death at age 83.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 11203526
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Miller Baer (29 Mar 1886–18 Feb 1970), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11203526, citing Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .