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Styles Bridges

AKA Henry Styles Bridges

Born: 9-Sep-1898
Birthplace: West Pembroke, ME
Died: 26-Nov-1961
Location of death: East Concord, NH
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Pine Grove Cemetery, East Concord, NH

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor and Senator from New Hampshire

Military service: US Army Reserve (1925-37, Lt.)

Blackmailed Sen. Lester C. Hunt, who then committed suicide.

Father: Earl L. Bridges
Mother: Alina Fisher
Sister: Doris
Wife: Sally Clement (m. 1928, d. 1938, three sons)
Son: Styles, Jr.
Son: David
Son: John
Wife: Doloris Thauwald (m. 1944, until his death)

    University: BA, University of Maine at Orono (1918)
    Teacher: Sanderson Academy, Ashfield, MA (1918-19)
    Teacher: University of New Hampshire at Durham (1921-22)

    US Senate Minority Leader (1952-53)
    US Senator, New Hampshire (3-Jan-1937 to 26-Nov-1961, his death)
    Governor of New Hampshire (3-Jan-1935 to 7-Jan-1937)
    New Hampshire State Official Public Service Commission (1930-34)
    New Hampshire Investment Co. Corporate Secretary (1924-29)
    Granite Monthly Magazine Editor (1924-26)
    Farm Bureau New Hampshire Secretary (1922-23)
    Heart Attack 21-Sep-1961

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