Dow Henry Drukker

Dow Henry Drukker

Birth
Sneek, Sudwest Fryslan Municipality, Friesland, Netherlands
Death 11 Jan 1963 (aged 90)
Lake Wales, Polk County, Florida, USA
Burial Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 7159101 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born in Sneek, Holland, he immigrated to the United States with his parents attended the public schools of Grand Rapids, Michigan and moved to New Jersey in 1897. There he was a businessman and banker, plus a member of the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders, (1906-13). In 1914, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-third Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Robert Gunn Bremner, reelected to the Sixty-fourth and Sixty-fifth Congresses, serving until 1919. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was publisher of the Herald-News of Passaic-Clifton and president of the Union Building and Investment Company until his retirement.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7159101
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dow Henry Drukker (7 Feb 1872–11 Jan 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7159101, citing Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .