Alfred James Elliott

Alfred James Elliott

Birth
Guinda, Yolo County, California, USA
Death 17 Jan 1973 (aged 77)
Tulare, Tulare County, California, USA
Burial Tulare, Tulare County, California, USA
Memorial ID 7117762 · View Source
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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 .