Finley Hamilton

Finley Hamilton

Birth
Vincent, Owsley County, Kentucky, USA
Death 10 Jan 1940 (aged 53)
London, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA
Burial London, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section G
Memorial ID 6868119 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Vincent, Kentucky, he attended Berea College, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1915 and commenced practice in London, Kentucky. He was in the Signal Corps, US Army, with service in the Philippine Islands and Alaska, (1907-15). During World War I, he served in Company D, 315th Field Signal Battalion, 19th Division, in France. In 1933, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third Congress, serving until 1935. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 53 in London, Kentucky.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 22 Oct 2002
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Finley Hamilton (19 Jun 1886–10 Jan 1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6868119, citing A.R. Dyche Memorial Park, London, Laurel County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .