Thomas Francis Burchill

Thomas Francis Burchill

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 26 Mar 1955 (aged 72)
Far Rockaway, Queens County, New York, USA
Burial Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 15859748 · View Source
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US Congressman. A graduate of Niagara University, he worked as an auctioneer, appraiser, and insurance agent. He served in the New York Assembly from 1919 to 1924 and the State Senate from 1924 to 1938. In 1938 Burchill was a member of the New York World's Fair Commission. He was elected to the US House of Representatives as a Democrat in 1942 and served one term, 1943 to 1945. He was not a candidate for reelection in 1944 and returned to his former business interests.

Bio by: Bill McKern


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  • Originally Created by: Bill McKern
  • Added: 23 Sep 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15859748
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Francis Burchill (3 Aug 1882–26 Mar 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15859748, citing Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .