Abraham J. Multer

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Abraham J. Multer, Congressman from New York

Abraham Jacob Multer (December 24, 1900 – November 4, 1986) was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from New York. Born in New York City, he graduated from City College of New York in 1921 and Brooklyn Law School in 1922. He served in the United States Coast Guard from 1943 until 1945. He was elected to Congress in 1947 to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Leo F. Rayfiel and served from November 4, 1947 until his resignation on December 31, 1967. He was elected to the New York Supreme Court and served from January 1, 1968 until January 1, 1977. He died in West Hartford, Connecticut.


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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Leo F. Rayfiel
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 14th congressional district

Succeeded by
John J. Rooney
Preceded by
Donald L. O'Toole
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 13th congressional district

Succeeded by
Bertram L. Podell