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Vera Daerr Buchanan
Birth: Jul. 20, 1902
Wilson
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1955
McKeesport
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

U.S. Congresswoman. In 1951, she was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-second Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of her husband, Frank Buchanan, reelected to the Eighty-third and Eighty-fourth Congresses, serving until her death at age 53. She is the first female U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, to ever die while in office. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Jacob Daerr (1874 - 1912)
  Jennie Eliza Leasure Daerr Bupp (1876 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Frank Buchanan (1902 - 1951)
 
 Children:
  Joan Frances Buchanan Cavalcante (1931 - 1967)*
  Jane Fay Buchanan Thomas (1931 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Raphael Daerr (1897 - 1948)*
  Vera Daerr Buchanan (1902 - 1955)
  Albert J Daerr (1910 - 1977)*
  Glenn Elvin Bupp (1919 - 1967)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Vernon Cemetery
Elizabeth
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section L
 
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Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Dec 05, 2003
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