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Charles Frederick Pracht

Pitman, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 22 Dec 1950 (aged 70)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Rockledge, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 19091 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Pitman, Pennsylvania, he was associated in the toy novelty and notions business, (1897-14) and was children’s agent and investigator for the Schuylkill County, commissioner’s office, (1915-29). He also served in the department of accounts under the clerk of quarters sessions, (1930-31) and personal property assessor in the board of revision department, (1932-42). In 1943, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-eighth Congress, serving until 1945. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his previous business interest until his death at age 70 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Frederick Pracht (20 Oct 1880–22 Dec 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19091, citing Lawnview Cemetery, Rockledge, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .