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 Frank Clark

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Birth
Eufaula, Barbour County, Alabama, USA
Death 14 Apr 1936 (aged 76)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Bartow, Polk County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 7186870 View Source

US Congressman. Educated at colleges in Alabama and Georgia, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1881 and commenced to practice law in Newnan, Georgia. He moved to Florida in 1884, was city attorney of Bartow, (1885-86), was a member of the Florida State House of Representatives, (1889-91, 1899) and assistant United States Attorney in 1893. In 1905, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-ninth Congress and to the next nine succeeding Congresses, serving until 1925. An unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination, he was appointed by President Coolidge as a Democratic member of the United States Tariff Commission, serving (1928-30) and served as attorney for the Bureau of Internal Revenue, Treasury Department, 1933, until his death at age 76.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 15 Feb 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7186870/frank-clark : accessed ), memorial page for Frank Clark (28 Mar 1860–14 Apr 1936), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7186870, citing Wildwood Cemetery, Bartow, Polk County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .