Thomas Ellsworth Morgan

Thomas Ellsworth Morgan

Birth
Ellsworth, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 31 Jul 1995 (aged 88)
Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Beallsville, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Memorial ID 91146056 · View Source
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US Congressman. A member of the Democratic party, he served in the US House of Representatives from Pennsylvania's 24th congressional district for four consecutive terms from January 1945 until January 1953, from Pennsylvania's 26th congressional district for ten consecutive terms from January 1953 until January 1973, and from Pennsylvania's 22nd congressional district for two consecutive terms from January 1973 until January 1977. After completing his studies to become a physician, he began practicing medicine at Fredericktown, Pennsylvania in 1935. In 1944 he entered politics and was elected to Congress from Pennsylvania. 24th district, succeeding Democrat John Buell Snyder. During his 32 years in Congress, he served as Chairman of the US House Committee on Foreign Affairs and a member the US House Committee on International Relations. In 1976 he declined to run for another congressional term and retired from politics. He died at the age of 88.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 91146056
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Ellsworth Morgan (13 Oct 1906–31 Jul 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91146056, citing Beallsville Cemetery, Beallsville, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .