Hon. Edmund Nelson Carpenter

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Hon. Edmund Nelson Carpenter

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Birthplace: Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death: November 04, 1952 (87)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Place of Burial: Hollenback Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Gardner Carpenter and Sally Ann Carpenter

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About Hon. Edmund Nelson Carpenter

U.S. Congressman. Educated at the Wyoming Seminary Pennsylvania, he became successful in the manufacture of sheet metal products. He also served as a Major in the Pennsylvania National Guard. During the Spanish American War, he served as a First Lieutenant and quartermaster in the 9th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, U.S. Army. Entering politic, he was an unsuccessful candidate for election to the Sixty-sixth Congress, in 1918 and elected as a Republican to the Sixty-ninth Congress, serving (1925-27). An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his manufacturing interests until his death at age 87.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Sep 28 2019, 13:05:21 UTC

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Hon. Edmund Nelson Carpenter's Timeline

1865
June 27, 1865
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
1952
November 4, 1952
Age 87
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Hollenback Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA