Oscar Raymond Luhring

Oscar Raymond Luhring

Birth
Haubstadt, Gibson County, Indiana, USA
Death 20 Aug 1944 (aged 65)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Falls Church, Falls Church City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 6724952 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated in law from the University of Virginia in 1900, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Evansville, Indiana. He was a member of the Indiana State House of Representatives (1903-04) and deputy prosecuting attorney of the Indiana Circuit (1908-12). In 1919, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-sixth and Sixty-seventh Congresses, serving until 1923. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was special assistant to the Secretary of Labor (1923-25) and appointed by President Coolidge to be Assistant Attorney General of the United States, in 1925. In 1930, he was appointed by President Hoover as an associate justice of the Supreme Court for the District of Columbia and served until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 27 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6724952
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Oscar Raymond Luhring (11 Feb 1879–20 Aug 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6724952, citing National Memorial Park, Falls Church, Falls Church City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .