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John Emory Andrus

John Emory Andrus, American congressman, manufacturer. member 59th to 62d Congresses (1905-1913).

Background

  • Andrus, John Emory was born on February 16, 1841 in Pleasantville, New York, United States. Son of Review Loyal B. and Ann (Palmer) Andrus.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, Connecticut, 1862 (Doctor of Laws, 1911).

    Career

    • Taught school in New Jersey 4 years. Engaged as manufacturer medicinal preparations. President Palisade Manufacturing Company.

      Treasurer Arlington Chemical Company President New York Pharmacal Association. Treasurer New York Conference. Vice president, treasurer, Ocean Grove Association.

      Trustee New York Life Insurance Company, 1906. Elected mayor of Yonkers, New York, 1903. Member 59th to 62d Congresses (1905-1913).

      19th New York District.

    Politics

    A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The erroneous notion that one gender must strive against another cannot be accepted.

    Membership

    Member 59th to 62d Congresses (1905-1913).

    Connections

    • Married Julia M. Dyckman, June 23, 1869.
    • father: Review Loyal B. Andrus
    • mother: Ann (Palmer) Andrus
    • spouse: Julia M. Dyckman
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    Died December 26, 1934
    (aged 93)
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