George Bailey Loring


George Bailey Loring Famous memorial

North Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 14 Sep 1891 (aged 73)
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Cypress Avenue
Memorial ID 13937580 View Source

US Congressman. A Democrat early in his political career, he switched parties during the Civil War and was elected as a Republican to the Forty-fifth and Forty-sixth Congresses, March 4, 1877-March 3, 1881, from Massachusetts. A graduate of Harvard College's medical department, he served as a surgeon of the U.S. Marine Hospital at Chelsea, Massachusetts, and was appointed commissioner to revise the U.S. Marine Hospital system in 1849. He served as the U.S. Commissioner of Agriculture from 1881 to 1885, and U.S. Minister to Portugal from 1889 to 1890.

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  • Originally Created by: Bob on Gallows Hill
  • Added: 13 Apr 2006
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Bailey Loring (18 Nov 1817–14 Sep 1891), Find a Grave Memorial ID 13937580, citing Harmony Grove Cemetery, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .