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  Bushong, Robert G.
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NameRobert G. Bushong
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Stinking Spring, Pennsylvania , United States
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Born June 10, 1883
DiedApril 06, 1951 (67 years)
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Nov 23, 2015 03:56pm
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InfoBUSHONG, Robert Grey, (grandson of Anthony Ellmaker Roberts), a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Reading, Berks County, Pa., June 10, 1883; attended Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass.; was graduated from Yale University in 1903 and from the law school of Columbia University, New York City, in 1906; was admitted to the bar in 1906 and commenced practice in Reading, Pa.; member of the Pennsylvania house of representatives in 1908 and 1909; president judge of the orphans’ court of Berks County in 1914 and 1915; delegate to the Republican National Conventions in 1916 and 1924; elected as a Republican to the Seventieth Congress (March 4, 1927-March 3, 1929); was not a candidate for renomination in 1928; resumed the practice of law in Reading, Pa., and resided in Sinking Springs, Pa.; died in Reading, Pa., April 6, 1951; interment in Charles Evans Cemetery.

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  11/04/1930 PA - District 14 Lost 34.30% (-18.09%)
  11/02/1926 PA - District 14 Won 50.21% (+5.50%)
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