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William Adams Dawson
Birth: Nov. 5, 1903
Layton
Davis County
Utah, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 1981
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

US Congressman. Elected to represent Utah's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1947 to 1949, and 1953 to 1959. He was defeated for re-election in 1948. A Republican, Dawson also served as the Mayor of Layton, Utah, from 1935 to 1939, and as a Member of the Utah State Senate from 1940 to 1944. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Alexander Dawson (1860 - 1903)
  Ella Rose Adams Dawson (1871 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Gladys Juanita Norton Dawson (1907 - 1995)*
 
 Children:
  Diane Dawson Perkins (1934 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elias Alexander Dawson (1897 - 1980)*
  Harold Earl Dawson (1901 - 1901)*
  Ray John Dawson (1902 - 1958)*
  William Adams Dawson (1903 - 1981)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kaysville City Cemetery
Kaysville
Davis County
Utah, USA
Plot: A-1-14-3
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Sep 04, 2007
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William Adams Dawson
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 Added: Aug. 30, 2013
A wonderful, humorous and interesting uncle.
- Lance Parker
 Added: Aug. 30, 2013

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 Added: Jan. 26, 2012
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