Jackson Edward Betts

Jackson Edward Betts

Birth
Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, USA
Death 13 Aug 1993 (aged 89)
Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, USA
Burial Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, USA
Plot Block 20, Lot 261, Grave 6
Memorial ID 8122764 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Kenyon College, in 1926, from Yale Law School, in 1929; was admitted to the bar in 1930 and commenced the practice of law in Findlay, Ohio. He was prosecuting attorney of Hancock County, (1933-37) and a member of the Ohio State House of Representatives, (1937-47). In 1951, he was elected as a Republican to the Eighty-second Congress and to the next ten succeeding Congresses, serving until 1973. Not a candidate for reelection, he was a teacher at Findlay College, (1973-83) and a judge of the Findlay Municipal Court, (1981-89).

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 8122764
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jackson Edward Betts (26 May 1904–13 Aug 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8122764, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .