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 Gordon Llewellyn Allott

Gordon Llewellyn Allott

Birth
Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado, USA
Death 17 Jan 1989 (aged 82)
Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado, USA
Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 7774863 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. He graduated from the University of Colorado in 1927, from its law school in 1929, was admitted to the bar in 1929 and commenced to practice of law in Pueblo, Colorado. He was the director of the First Federal Savings & Loan Association in 1934, attorney of Prowers County, in 1934 and Lamar City Attorney, (1937-41). During World War II, he served as a Major in the United States Army Air Corps, (1942-46). After the war, he was district attorney of the fifteenth judicial district, (1946-48) vice chairman of the Colorado State Board of Paroles, (1951-55) and Lieutenant Governor of Colorado, (1951-55). In 1955, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, serving until 1973. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he retired from public service.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 18 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7774863
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gordon Llewellyn Allott (2 Jan 1907–17 Jan 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7774863, citing Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .