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 Paul A. Dever

Paul A. Dever

Birth
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 11 Apr 1958 (aged 55)
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial West Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 6126 · View Source
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Massachusetts Governor. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, he graduated from Boston University with a legal degree in 1926, was a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, (1929-35) and was the Massachusetts Attorney General in 1934. During World War II, he served as a US Navy Lieutenant Commander in the North Atlantic sectors. After the war, he practiced law and was elected as a Democrat the 38th Governor of Massachusetts, serving (1949-53). After leaving office, he practiced law until his death from heart disease at age 55 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 18 Aug 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6126
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Paul A. Dever (15 Jan 1903–11 Apr 1958), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6126, citing Saint Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .