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 George Meade Bowers, Sr

George Meade Bowers, Sr

Birth
Gerrardstown, Berkeley County, West Virginia, USA
Death 7 Dec 1925 (aged 62)
Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 29841769 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was a member of the West Virginia State House of Delegates, 1883 to 1887 and a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1892. In 1916, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-fourth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of William G. Brown, Jr. and reelected to the next three seceding Congresses, serving until 1923. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he served as president of the People's Trust Company Bank West Virginia, until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 16 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29841769
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Meade Bowers, Sr (13 Sep 1863–7 Dec 1925), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29841769, citing Green Hill Cemetery, Martinsburg, Berkeley County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .