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Norton, Mary Teresa

Born: 1875 AD
Died: 1959 AD

1875 – Born on the 7th of March in Jersey City, New Jersey.
1896 – She graduated from Packard Business College, New York City.

1909 – She married Robert Francis Norton.

1916 – She was the president of the Queen’s Daughters’ Day Nursery Association of Jersey City.

1920 – She was appointed to represent Hudson County, New Jersey

1921 – She was elected as a member of the committee and served as vice chairperson.

1938 – She helped pass the Fair Labor Standards Act.

1945 – She was a delegate to the International Labor Conference at Paris, France.

1951 – She represented New Jersey’s 12th District, then composed of Jersey City and Bayonne.

1959 – She died on the 2nd of August in Greenwich, Connecticut.