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BREMNER, Robert Gunn (1874-1914)

BREMNER, ROBERT GUNN, a Representative from New Jersey; born in Keiss, Caithness, Scotland, December 17, 1874; immigrated with his parents to Canada; attended public schools; moved to the United States; carpenter; electrician; newspaper reporter; Second Regiment, New Jersey Volunteer Infantry, during the Spanish-American War; newspaper publisher; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third Congress (March 4, 1913-February 5, 1914); died on February 5, 1914, in Baltimore, Md.; interment in Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa Borough, N.J.

  • United States. 63d Congress, 3d session, 1914-1915. Robert Gunn Bremner (late a Representative from New Jersey) Memorial addresses delivered in the House of representatives and the Senate of the United States. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1915.