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 David Emmert Brumbaugh

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David Emmert Brumbaugh

Birth
Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 22 Apr 1977 (aged 82)
Claysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 6605824 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. As a student of the International Correspondence School of Scranton in 1914, became interested in banking and various business aspects. During World War I, he served as a private in the 33rd Division, 58th Headquarters Brigade, U.S. Army, overseas, (1918-19). After the war, he established an insurance agency in 1921 and was a trustee of the Pennsylvania Industrial School, (1939-43). In 1943, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-eighth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of James E. Van Zandt, reelected to the Seventy-ninth Congress, serving until 1947. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was secretary of banking of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, (1947-51), president of the First National Bank of Claysburg and served in Pennsylvania State Senate, (1963-67).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Find a Grave Memorial 6605824
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/6605824/david-emmert-brumbaugh : accessed ), memorial page for David Emmert Brumbaugh (8 Oct 1894–22 Apr 1977), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6605824, citing Fairview Cemetery, Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .