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George Meade Bowers, Sr
Birth: Sep. 13, 1863
Gerrardstown
Berkeley County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1925
Martinsburg
Berkeley County
West Virginia, USA

US Congressman. He was a member of the West Virginia State House of Delegates, 1883 to 1887 and a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1892. In 1916, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-fourth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of William G. Brown, Jr. and reelected to the next three seceding Congresses, serving until 1923. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he served as president of the People's Trust Company Bank West Virginia, until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Seibert Bowers (1823 - 1885)
  Mary E. Stump Bowers (____ - 1877)
 
 Siblings:
  George Meade Bowers (1863 - 1925)
  Eleanor C. Bowers (1865 - 1890)*
  Mary Virginia Bowers Busey (1869 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Hill Cemetery
Martinsburg
Berkeley County
West Virginia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 39.45369, -77.95625
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Sep 16, 2008
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He was the son of John S. and Mary E. (Stump) Bowers. He was the U.S Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries since Feb. 14, 1898. Married Nov. 18, 1884, to Bessie Gray of Hagerstown Md.From Who's Who in the World, 1912
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