Rene Louis DeRouen

Rene Louis DeRouen

Birth
St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 27 Mar 1942 (aged 70)
Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 7202292 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He attended St. Charles College, graduated from Holy Cross College, in 1892 and then became successful in mercantile, banking and farming pursuits. In 1927, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventieth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Ladislas Lazaro, reelected to the Seventy-first Congress and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until 1941. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he served in the Louisiana State banking department, until his death at age 68.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 21 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7202292
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rene Louis DeRouen (7 Jan 1872–27 Mar 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7202292, citing Sacred Heart Catholic Church Cemetery, Ville Platte, Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .