Christopher Augustus Bergen

Christopher Augustus Bergen

Birth
Bridgepoint, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA
Death 18 Feb 1905 (aged 63)
Haverford, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 6423427 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Princeton College, in 1863, studied law and was licensed by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, in 1866. As an attorney, he practiced law in Camden, New Jersey and was licensed as a court counselor in 1869. In 1889, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-first and Fifty-second Congresses, serving until 1893. An unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination, he relocated to Pennsylvania and resumed the practice of law until his death at age 63.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 17 May 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6423427
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Christopher Augustus Bergen (2 Aug 1841–18 Feb 1905), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6423427, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .