Margaret Chase Smith

Margaret Chase Smith

Birth
Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine, USA
Death 29 May 1995 (aged 97)
Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine, USA
Burial Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 7232890 · View Source
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US Congresswoman, US Senator. Elected to represent Maine's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1940 to 1949. Also served as a United States Senator from Maine from 1949 to 1973, defeated in 1973, as a Republican, and Candidate for the Republican Nomination for President in 1964. She received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1989.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7232890
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Chase Smith (14 Dec 1897–29 May 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7232890, citing Margaret Chase Smith Library Grounds, Skowhegan, Somerset County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .