Fred James Douglas

Fred James Douglas

Birth
Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 1 Jan 1949 (aged 79)
Utica, Oneida County, New York, USA
Burial Whitesboro, Oneida County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7639895 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. As a child, he moved with his parents to New York, in 1874, later graduating from the medical department of Dartmouth College New Hampshire, Hanover, in 1895 and commenced the practice of medicine in Utica, New York. He was a member of the board of education of Utica, (1910-20), Mayor of Utica, (1922-24) and commissioner of public safety of Utica, (1928-29). In 1937, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-fifth Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1945. An unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of medicine until his death at age 79.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 30 Jun 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7639895
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Fred James Douglas (14 Sep 1869–1 Jan 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7639895, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Whitesboro, Oneida County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .