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Henry Leland Bowles
Birth: Jan. 6, 1866
Athens
Windham County
Vermont, USA
Death: May 17, 1932
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

U.S. Congressman. At the age of eighteen, he moved west to various states where he engaged in agricultural, ranching and farming pursuits. Returning east in 1898, he settled in Massachusetts and operated a chain of restaurants. He was a member of the Massachusetts Governorís council, (1913, 18-19) and a delegate to the Republican National Convention, (1920, 24). In 1925, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-ninth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of George B. Churchill, reelected to the Seventieth Congress, serving until 1929. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his former business interests until his death at age 66. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Park Cemetery
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 28, 2003
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Henry Leland Bowles
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