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Alfred James Elliott

  • Birth 1 Jun 1895 Guinda, Yolo County, California, USA
  • Death 17 Jan 1973 Tulare, Tulare County, California, USA
  • Burial Tulare, Tulare County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 7117762

U.S. Congressman. Moving with his parents to California, in 1901, he engaged in farming and later owned and published a newspaper. He was chairman of the board of supervisors for Tulare County, (1933-37), served on the California State Safety Council in 1936 and was a member of the California Supervisor Association of the State welfare board, (1935-36). In 1937, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-fifth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Henry E. Stubbs and reelected to the five succeeding Congresses, serving until 1949. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was president of Tulare Daily News and a farmer until his death at age 77.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 25 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7117762
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred James Elliott (1 Jun 1895–17 Jan 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7117762, citing Tulare Cemetery, Tulare, Tulare County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .