About this Famous Person
Hadwen C. FULLER
United States Representative from New York
Source : Tim DOWLING
He was born on August 28, 1895 in West Monroe, Oswego County, he attended the public schools and Central Square High School. He engaged as a bank clerk and later as assistant cashier of the First National Bank of Central Square from 1912 to 1918. During the First World War he served in the United States Army; in 1919 he organized the State Bank of Parish and served as a director. He was organizer of the Parish Oil Co. Inc. in 1926, serving as president since 1937, and was chairman of the Oswego County Republican Committee in 1942.
Fuller was a member of the New York State Assembly in 1943, and was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-eighth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Francis D. Culkin. He was reelected to the Seventy-ninth and Eightieth Congresses and held office from November 2, 1943 to January 3, 1949.
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