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John Miller Baer
Birth: Mar. 29, 1886
Black Creek
Outagamie County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Feb. 18, 1970
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Lawrence University Wisconsin, in 1909, moved to Beach, North Dakota, in 1909, then engaged as a civil engineer and in agricultural pursuits, (1909-15). In addition, he was Postmaster of Beach, (1909-15) and a pioneer in the rendition as a cartoonist for newspapers articles (1909-17). In 1917, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-fifth Congress by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Henry T. Helgesen and reelected to the next succeeding Congress, serving until 1921. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his career as a successful cartoonist and journalist for the newspaper of the National Railroad Union until his death at age 83. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John M. Baer (1845 - 1936)
  Libbie C. Riley Baer (1846 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Estelle Gertrude Kennedy Baer (1884 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Byron Baer (1919 - 2010)*
 
 Sibling:
  Charles O. Baer (1873 - 1898)*
  John Miller Baer (1886 - 1970)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Silver Spring
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 19, 2005
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