Peter Davis Oakey


Peter Davis Oakey Famous memorial

East Millstone, Somerset County, New Jersey, USA
Death 18 Nov 1920 (aged 59)
Naugatuck Junction, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 7372447 View Source

US Congressman. Born in New Jersey, he moved to Hartford, Connecticut, in 1886, where he engaged and was successful in mercantile pursuits. After serving 20 years in various city government positions, he was elected as a Republican to represent Connecticut's 1st Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1915 to 1917. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his former business interest until his death at age 59.

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  • Added: 21 Apr 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Peter Davis Oakey (25 Feb 1861–18 Nov 1920), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7372447, citing Cedar Hill Cemetery, Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .