Fred E. Busbey

Fred E. Busbey

Tuscola, Douglas County, Illinois, USA
Death 11 Feb 1966 (aged 71)
Cocoa Beach, Brevard County, Florida, USA
Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 16293313 · View Source
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US Congressman. After serving in the Army during World War I, he opened a successful investment brokerage business in Chicago. He was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-eighth Congress and served one term 1943 to 1945. Busbey was re-elected for three more terms, serving from 1947 to 1949 and from 1951 to 1955. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resummed his investment business, retired in 1958 and resided in Flordia until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Fred E. Busbey (8 Feb 1895–11 Feb 1966), Find a Grave Memorial no. 16293313, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .