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 Abram Piatt Andrew, Jr

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Abram Piatt Andrew, Jr

  • Birth 12 Feb 1873 La Porte, La Porte County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 3 Jun 1936
  • Burial Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: His remains were cremated and the ashes scattered from an airplane flying over his estate on Eastern Point in Gloucester.
  • Memorial ID 7924669

U.S. Congressman. Graduating from Princeton College in 1893, he was a member of the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, (1893-98) and an assistant professor of economics at Harvard University Massachusetts, (1900-09). He was editor of publications of the National Monetary Commission (1908-11), director of the U.S. Mint (1909-10) and Assistant Secretary of the Treasury, (1910-12). During World War I, he served first with the French Army and later as a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army. After the war, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Willfred W. Lufkin, in 1921, reelected to the Sixty-eighth Congress and to the next six succeeding Congresses, serving until his death from influenza at age 63.

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  • Added: 28 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7924669
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Abram Piatt Andrew, Jr (12 Feb 1873–3 Jun 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7924669, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes scattered, who reports a His remains were cremated and the ashes scattered from an airplane flying over his estate on Eastern Point in Gloucester..