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 Harry Peter Beam

Harry Peter Beam

Birth
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Death 31 Dec 1967 (aged 75)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 15707804 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was a lawyer at practice in Chicago, when he enlisted in the United States Navy to serve in World War I. After the war, he was a member of the assistant corporation counsel of Chicago from 1923 to 1927. In 1931, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-second and to the five succeeding Congresses and served until his resignation in 1942. He was elected as a judge of the municipal court of Chicago in 1942, reelected in 1948, 1954, and 1960 and engaged in legal practice retiring in 1964.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 12 Sep 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15707804
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Peter Beam (23 Nov 1892–31 Dec 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15707804, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .