George Richard Durgan

George Richard Durgan

Birth
West Point, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Death 13 Jan 1942 (aged 69)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA
Plot sec 15 lot 66
Memorial ID 8107923 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was a successful sales merchant and served as Mayor of La Fayette, Indiana, 1904 to 1913 and 1917 to 1925. In 1933, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third Congress, serving until 1935. A unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed mercantile pursuits and was appointed to the Indiana Public Service Commission in 1941.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Ran
  • Added: 20 Nov 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8107923
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Richard Durgan (19 Jan 1872–13 Jan 1942), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8107923, citing Spring Vale Cemetery, Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .