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Cyrus William Beales

  • Birth 16 Dec 1877 York Springs, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 14 Nov 1927 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 6433214

U.S. Congressman. Born in York Spring, Pennsylvania, he was raised as a farmer and graduated from the pharmaceutical department of the Ohio Northern University, in 1899. He then was employed as a pharmacist in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in 1903, served as mercantile appraiser of Adams County, clerk to the county commissioners, (1904-05), engaged in the drug, banking, manufacturing and was Postmaster of Gettysburg, (1910-14). In 1915, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-fourth Congress, serving until 1917. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate, (1917-21) and engaged in the drug business in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, until his death at age 49.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 21 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6433214
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cyrus William Beales (16 Dec 1877–14 Nov 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6433214, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .