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 James Miller Hazlett

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James Miller Hazlett

Birth
Ireland
Death 8 Nov 1941 (aged 77)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 12884 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Immigrating to the United States with his parents, they settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and he worked in his father’s blacksmith shop as a farrier. Entering politics, he was president of the Philadelphia Common Council, (1896-1911), president of the Philadelphia Board of Road Viewers, (1911-16) and recorder of deeds of Philadelphia, (1915-36). He was elected as a Republican to the Seventieth Congress and served from March 4, 1927, until his resignation on October 20, 1927. After leaving Congress, he was chairman of the Republican Central Campaign Committee, (1928-34) and member of the Board of Road Viewers, serving from 1935, until he retired in 1937.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 10 Oct 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12884
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/12884/james-miller-hazlett : accessed ), memorial page for James Miller Hazlett (14 Oct 1864–8 Nov 1941), Find a Grave Memorial ID 12884, citing West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .