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  Frelinghuysen, II, Peter H. B.
NamePeter H. B. Frelinghuysen, II
Morristown, New Jersey , United States
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Born January 17, 1916
DiedMay 23, 2011 (95 years)
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Tags Caucasian - Military Reserve - Episcopalian - Straight -
InfoFRELINGHUYSEN, Peter Hood Ballantine, Jr., (cousin of Joseph Sherman Frelinghuysen, great-grandson of Frederick T. Frelinghuysen, great-great-nephew of Theodore Frelinghuysen, and great-great-great-grandson of Frederick Frelinghuysen), a Representative from New Jersey; born in New York City January 17, 1916; attended St. Mark�s School, Southboro, Mass.; graduated from Princeton University in 1938 and from Yale Law School in 1941; admitted to the bar the same year and practiced law in New York City from December 1941 to April 1942; served in Office of Naval Intelligence from September 1942 to December 1945 and was released to inactive duty with a commission as lieutenant; took postgraduate work in history at Columbia University in 1946 and 1947; on staff of Foreign Affairs Task Force of the Hoover Commission from May to October 1948; engaged in investment business in New York City; director of Howard Savings Bank, Livingston, N.J.; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-third Congress and to the ten succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1953-January 3, 1975); was not a candidate in 1974 for reelection to the Ninety-fourth Congress; is a resident of Morristown, N.J.


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May 23, 2011 05:00pm Obituary Peter Frelinghuysen Jr., 95, Former [NJ] Congressman, Dies  Article Mr. Matt 

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Son Rodney P. Frelinghuysen 1946-
Father Peter H.B. Frelinghuysen 1882-1959
Grandfather George Griswold Frelinghuysen 1851-1936
Great-Grandfather Frederick T. Frelinghuysen 1817-1885
Grand Aunt Sarah Frelinghuysen Davis 1856-1939
1st Cousin Once Removed Mathilda Davis Lodge 1876-1960
2nd Cousin Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. 1902-1985
2nd Cousin John Davis Lodge 1903-1985

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