George Edwin Bowden

George Edwin Bowden

Birth
Williamsburg, Williamsburg City, Virginia, USA
Death 22 Jan 1908 (aged 55)
Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
Burial Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
Plot 3AE-L49
Memorial ID 6863011 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar but never practiced law and was collector of customs for the Port of Norfolk, (1879-85). In 1887, he was elected as a Republican to the Fiftieth and Fifty-first Congresses, serving until 1891. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he served again as collector of customs for the Port of Norfolk and was clerk of the United States Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, until his death at age 55.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 19 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6863011
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Edwin Bowden (6 Jul 1852–22 Jan 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6863011, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .