Hugh Steel Hersman

Hugh Steel Hersman

Birth
Port Deposit, Cecil County, Maryland, USA
Death 7 Mar 1954 (aged 81)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial Colora, Cecil County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 7510821 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Moving to California with his parents in 1881, he graduated from the Southwestern Presbyterian University, Tennessee, in 1893 and then studied at the University of California, (1897-98). He was president of the First National Bank, Gilroy, California, (1914-18), plus was officer and director of various corporations. In 1919, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-sixth Congress, serving until 1921. An unsuccessful for reelection, he was a member of the board of directors of the American Trust Company, Gilroy, California.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 29 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7510821
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hugh Steel Hersman (8 Jul 1872–7 Mar 1954), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7510821, citing West Nottingham Cemetery, Colora, Cecil County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .