Frank Oliver

Frank Oliver

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 1 Jan 1968 (aged 84)
Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Burial Woodside, Queens County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 12804264 · View Source
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US Congressman. He graduated from Fordham University in 1905, studied law at the New York Law School, was admitted to the bar in 1908 and commenced to practice law in New York City. He was chief of the bureau of licenses for New York City, (1908-11) and was secretary to US Senator James A. O’Gorman, of New York, (1911-16). Appointed chief clerk to the magistrates’ courts of New York City in 1916, serving until 1919 and was assistant district attorney for Bronx County, (1920-23). In 1923, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-eighth and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until 1934. He was then appointed justice of the court of special sessions in 1934 served until his retirement in 1952.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 12804264
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Oliver (2 Oct 1883–1 Jan 1968), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12804264, citing Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .