Chester Bliss Bowles

Chester Bliss Bowles

Birth
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 25 May 1986 (aged 85)
Essex, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Essex, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 7367695 · View Source
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US Congressman, Connecticut Governor, US Diplomat. Elected to represent Connecticut's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1959 to 1961. Also served as Presidential Elector from Connecticut in 1940, Governor of Connecticut from 1949 to 1951, United States Ambassador to India from 1951 to 1953, United States Ambassador to Nepal from 1951 to 1953, and United States Ambassador At-Large from 1961 to 1963.

Bio by: Peterborough K


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  • Added: 19 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7367695
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Chester Bliss Bowles (5 Apr 1901–25 May 1986), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7367695, citing River View Cemetery, Essex, Middlesex County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .