Charles Rowland Peaslee Farnsley

Charles Rowland Peaslee Farnsley

Birth
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Death 19 Jun 1990 (aged 83)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section F, Lot 192
Memorial ID 7020261 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated with a law degree from University of Louisville, in 1930, was admitted to the bar and proceeded to practice law in Louisville, Kentucky. He served in the Kentucky State House of Representatives, (1936-40) and was Mayor of Louisville, (1948-53). In 1965, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-ninth Congress, serving until 1967. Not seeking re-election, he served as publisher and president of Lost Cause Press. He died from Alzheimer’s disease at age 83.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7020261
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Rowland Peaslee Farnsley (28 Mar 1907–19 Jun 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7020261, citing Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .