Thomas Marion Eaton

Thomas Marion Eaton

Birth
Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Death 16 Sep 1939 (aged 43)
Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Memorial ID 7406775 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from the State Normal School Illinois, in 1917 and was principal of a grade school, (1917-18). During World War I, he served as an Ensign in the United States Navy and after the war, he moved to Long Beach, California, in 1921. There he engaged in the sale of automobiles, was elected to the Long Beach City Council in 1934 and was Mayor of Long Beach, (1936-39). In 1939, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-sixth Congress and served until his death at age 43.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 2 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7406775
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Marion Eaton (3 Aug 1896–16 Sep 1939), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7406775, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Long Beach), Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .