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KILBURN, Clarence Evans, a Representative from New York; born in Malone, Franklin County,
N.Y., April 13, 1893; attended the public schools and was graduated from
Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., in 1916; during the First World War served as
a captain in the Twenty-sixth Infantry, First Division, in 1917 and 1918;
engaged in banking; became president of the Peoples Trust Co. of Malone in
1930; elected as a Republican to the Seventy-sixth Congress by special
election, February 13, 1940, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Wallace
E. Pierce; reelected to the twelve succeeding Congresses and served from
February 13, 1940, to January 3, 1965; was not a candidate for renomination in
1964 to the Eighty-ninth Congress; was a director of Marine Midland Trust Co.
of Northern New York; resided in Malone, N.Y., where he died May 20, 1975;
remains were cremated and ashes interred in Morningside Cemetery.