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 William Alexander Ekwall

William Alexander Ekwall

Birth
Ludington, Mason County, Michigan, USA
Death 16 Oct 1956 (aged 69)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 15541041 · View Source
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US Congressman. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1935 to 1937 as a representative from Oregon's 3rd Congressional District. Ekwall was a graduate of the Oregon Law school in Portland and served in the infantry during the First World War. He served as a municipal court judge in Portland from 1922 to 1927 and as a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1940. He was appointed as a federal judge to the United States Customs Court in 1942, where he served in that capacity until his death.

Bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.


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  • Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
  • Added: 28 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15541041
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Alexander Ekwall (14 Jun 1887–16 Oct 1956), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15541041, citing Wilhelms Portland Memorial Mausoleum, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .