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David Sjodahl King
Birth: Jun. 20, 1917
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: May 5, 2009
Kensington
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar in 1942, served as law clerk on the US Court of Appeals, District of Columbia in 1943 and established a private law practice in Salt Lake City, Utah in 1945. In 1958, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-sixth and Eighty-seventh Congresses, serving until 1963. He was again elected to the Eighty-ninth Congress, serving 1964 to 1966. In 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson appointed him ambassador of the Malagasy Republic and President Richard Nixon appointed him ambassador of Mauritius in 1969. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry King (1863 - 1949)
  Vera Sjodahl King (1891 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  David Sjodahl King (1945 - 1968)*
  Elliott West King (1949 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Romola King Milner (1890 - 1941)**
  Paul Browning King (1892 - 1933)**
  Josephine King (1895 - 1899)**
  Adrienne King Fisher (1897 - 1943)**
  David Sjodahl King (1917 - 2009)
  John Creighton King (1923 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Parklawn Memorial Park and Menorah Gardens
Rockville
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: May 09, 2009
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- BKing
 Added: Sep. 28, 2014
David S. King is the finest man, I have ever come to personally know. While on earth, his valient life, speaks to an eternity (hand in hand with his Rosalie) with The Father and Son. So be it!
- Stephen Gustafson
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011

- purple-lady
 Added: May. 14, 2009
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