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Thomas Leonard Owens

  • Birth 21 Dec 1897 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 7 Jun 1948 Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
  • Burial Des Plaines, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Section 3, Block 1, Lot 15, Grave 21
  • Memorial ID 12525160

U.S. Congressman. Born in Chicago, Illinois, he attended Northwestern University, also De Paul University and during World War I, served in the Students’ Army Training Corps at Loyola University in 1918. He graduated from Loyola University Law School in 1926, was admitted to the bar in 1927 and commenced practice in Chicago. In 1947, he was elected as a Republican to the Eightieth Congress and served until his death at age 50 in Bethesda, Maryland.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 27 Nov 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12525160
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Leonard Owens (21 Dec 1897–7 Jun 1948), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12525160, citing All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum, Des Plaines, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .