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Joseph T. Deal

Joseph T. Deal, American ex-congressman. member Virginia House of Delegates, 1910-1912; member Virginia Senate, 1919; member 67th to 70th Congresses (1921-1929), 2d Virginia District; Member S.A.R.; Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner).

Background

  • Deal, Joseph T. was born on November 19, 1860 in in Virginia. Son of John Jay and Virginia Elizabeth Deal.

  • Education

    • C.E., Virginia Military Institute, 1882.

    Career

    • Since 1883; moved to Norfolk, Virginia, 1891. Acquired large lumber holdings in South Carolina., 1900, later became owner large land areas on James River, Virginia Chairman Improvement Board, Norfolk City, 1905-1910. Delegate Democratic National Convention, 1908.

      Member Virginia House of Delegates, 1910-1912. Democratic candidate for Congress, 1912. Member Virginia Senate, 1919.

      Member 67th to 70th Congresses (1921-1929), 2d Virginia District. Candidate at primary election for government, 1933.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Virginia House of Delegates, 1910-1912. Member Virginia Senate, 1919. Member 67th to 70th Congresses (1921-1929), 2d Virginia District.

    Member S.A.R.; Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner).

    Connections

    • Married Juliette D. Spartley, October 28, 1885. Children: Thurman, Roy C., Joseph D. Lumber manufacturer.
    • father: John Jay
    • mother: Virginia Elizabeth Deal
    • spouse: Juliette D. Spartley
    • children: Thurman Deal
    • Roy C. Deal
    • Joseph D. Lumber mfr Deal
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    Born November 19, 1860
    Died March 7, 1942
    (aged 81)
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