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Laurence Fletcher Arnold

Laurence Fletcher Arnold, American banker. member 75th to 77th Congresses (1937-1943), 23d Illinois District; member Illinois House Representatives, 1923-1927 and 1933-1937; Mason (Shriner).

Background

  • Arnold, Laurence Fletcher was born on June 8, 1891 in Newton, Illinois. Son of John F. and Delia (Barton) Arnold.

  • Education

    • Graduate Newton High School, 1910. Student of University Chicago, 1926-1928.

    Career

    • President Peoples State Bank, Newton. Member 75th to 77th Congresses (1937-1943), 23d Illinois District. Member Illinois House Representatives, 1923-1927 and 1933-1937.

      Delegate to Democratic National Convention, 1924. Later actively engaged in banking, Newton, Illinois.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member 75th to 77th Congresses (1937-1943), 23d Illinois District. Member Illinois House Representatives, 1923-1927 and 1933-1937. Mason (Shriner).

    Connections

    • Married Chlora Lane, June 3, 1914. Children: Laurence Lane, Carolee Ellen.
    • father: John F. Arnold
    • mother: Delia (Barton) Arnold
    • spouse: Chlora Lane
    • children: Laurence Lane Arnold
    • Carolee Ellen Arnold
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    Born June 8, 1891
    Died December 6, 1966
    (aged 75)
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