Henry Styles Bridges

Henry Styles Bridges

Birth
West Pembroke, Washington County, Maine, USA
Death 26 Nov 1961 (aged 63)
East Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial East Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 7146308 · View Source
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U.S. Senator, New Hampshire Governor. Graduating from the University of Maine, in 1918, he was an instructor at Sanderson Academy Massachusetts, (1918-19). He was a member of the extension staff of the University of New Hampshire, (1921-22) and a secretary of the New Hampshire Farm Bureau Federation, (1922-23). He was also editor of the Granite Monthly Magazine, (1924-26), director-secretary of the New Hampshire Investment Company, (1924-29) a member of the New Hampshire Public Service Commission, (1930-34) and a Lieutenant in the U.S. Army Reserve Corps. In 1935, he was elected as a Republican the 63rd Governor of New Hampshire, serving until 1936. After his term, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1936 and served until his death of a heart attack at age 63.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 4 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7146308
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Styles Bridges (9 Sep 1898–26 Nov 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7146308, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, East Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .