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Fred Barthold Norman (March 21, 1882 – April 18, 1947) was a U.S. Representative from Washington.

Fred B. Norman
Fred B. Norman (Washington state Congressman).jpg
Frontispiece of 1950s Fred Berthold Norman, Late a Representative.
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Washington's 3rd district
In office
January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1945
Preceded byMartin Fernard Smith
Succeeded byCharles R. Savage
In office
January 3, 1947 – April 18, 1947
Preceded byCharles R. Savage
Succeeded byRussell Vernon Mack
Member of the Washington Senate
In office
1925–1935
Member of the Washington House of Representatives
In office
1919–1920
Personal details
Born(1882-03-21)March 21, 1882
near Martinsville, Illinois
DiedApril 18, 1947(1947-04-18) (aged 65)
Washington, D.C.
Political partyRepublican

Born on a farm near Martinsville, Illinois, Norman attended the public schools and was graduated from Martinsville High School. He moved to Lebam, Washington, in 1901. He worked on farms, in logging camps, sawmills, shingle mills, and shipyards 1901-1922. He engaged in the wholesale and retail tobacco and candy business since 1922. He served as member of the city council of Raymond, Washington from 1916 to 1918. He served in the State house of representatives in 1919 and 1920. He served as member of the State senate 1925-1935.

Norman was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-eighth Congress (January 3, 1943 – January 3, 1945). He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1944 to the Seventy-ninth Congress.

Norman was elected in 1946 to the Eightieth Congress and served from January 3, 1947, until his death in Washington, D.C., on April 18, 1947. He was interred in Fern Hill Cemetery, Menlo, Washington.

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SourcesEdit

  • United States Congress. "Fred B. Norman (id: N000135)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Martin F. Smith
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Washington's 3rd congressional district

1943-1945
Succeeded by
Charles R. Savage
Preceded by
Charles R. Savage
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Washington's 3rd congressional district

1947
Succeeded by
Russell V. Mack