|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Maryland's 2nd district
March 4, 1901 – March 3, 1903
|Preceded by||William Benjamin Baker|
|Succeeded by||J. Frederick C. Talbott|
March 4, 1921 – March 3, 1923
|Preceded by||Carville D. Benson|
|Succeeded by||Millard Tydings|
|Born||September 28, 1850|
|Died||October 15, 1924|
Blakeney was born in Riderwood, Maryland. He learned the business of cotton manufacturing and established the large cotton-duck mills located in Franklinville, Maryland. Blakeney served as commissioner of Baltimore County, Maryland, from 1895 to 1899.
In 1900, Blakeney was elected as a Republican to Congress, serving one full term from March 4, 1901, to March 3, 1903. He declined to be a candidate for renomination in 1902. He resumed his former business activities in Franklinville, but was again elected to Congress in 1920, serving another term from March 4, 1921, to March 3, 1923. He was an unsuccessful candidate for re-election in 1922, and died in Baltimore, Maryland, two years later. He is interred in the Baltimore Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "Albert Blakeney (id: B000535)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
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