George Edmund Foss

George Edmund Foss

Birth
West Berkshire, Franklin County, Vermont, USA
Death 15 Mar 1936 (aged 72)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section: BELLEVUE, Sub Lot: 193 Ex.N,. Grave: 2
Memorial ID 7114415 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Harvard University, in 1885, attended Columbia Law School, graduated from Union College of Law, in 1889, was admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of law in Chicago, Illinois. In 1895, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fourth Congress and to the next eight succeeding Congresses, serving until 1913. Reelected to the Sixty-fourth and Sixty-fifth Congresses, he served (1915-1919). Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 72.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 24 Jan 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7114415
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Edmund Foss (2 Jul 1863–15 Mar 1936), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7114415, citing Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .