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 Charles Ferris Booher

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Charles Ferris Booher

  • Birth 31 Jan 1848 East Groveland, Livingston County, New York, USA
  • Death 21 Jan 1921 Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 6927518

U.S. Congressman. He attended Geneseo Academy New York, was a school teacher, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1871 and commenced to practice law in Savannah, Missouri. He was prosecuting attorney of Andrew County, (1877, 83-85) and Mayor of Savannah, (1886-90). He was elected as a Democrat to the Fiftieth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of James N. Burnes and served from February to March, 1889. In 1907, he was elected to the Sixtieth Congress and to the next six succeeding Congresses, serving until his death at age 72.

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  • Added: 14 Nov 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6927518
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Ferris Booher (31 Jan 1848–21 Jan 1921), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6927518, citing Savannah Cemetery, Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .