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 Dewey Follet Bartlett

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Dewey Follet Bartlett

Birth
Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, USA
Death 1 Mar 1979 (aged 59)
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 6876731 View Source
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Oklahoma Governor, U.S. Senator. He graduated from Princeton University 1942 and during World War II, served as a United States Marine Corps as a dive bomber pilot in the South Pacific Theater, (1943-45). After the war he moved to Oklahoma, where he a successful oilman, farmer and rancher. He was a member of the Oklahoma State Senate, (1963-66). In 1967, he was elected as a Republican the 19th Governor of Oklahoma, serving until 1971. After his term, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, serving (1972-79). Not a candidate for reelection, he retired from politics and died of cancer at age 59.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 25 Oct 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6876731
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/6876731/dewey-follet-bartlett : accessed ), memorial page for Dewey Follet Bartlett (28 Mar 1919–1 Mar 1979), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6876731, citing Calvary Cemetery, Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .