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John Emory Andrus

congressman , manufacturer

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.

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.

Politics

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

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