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Katharine Price Collier St. George (July 12, 1894 – May 2, 1983) was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from New Yorkmarker.

St. George was born in Bridgnorth, Englandmarker. She moved with her family to the United States at the age of two. She was a member of the town board of Tuxedo Park, New Yorkmarker from 1926 until 1949. She was chair of the Orange Countymarker Republican committee from 1942 until 1948. She was a delegate to the 1944 Republican National Convention. She was elected to Congress in 1946 and served from January 3, 1947 until January 3, 1965. (Her opponent in the 1956 election was Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Bill Mauldin.) She narrowly lost a re-election bid in 1964 against liberal Democrat John G. Dow.

St. George married George Baker Bligh St. George (see St George Baronets). She died in Tuxedo Park, New Yorkmarker.

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  • Kidd, Charles, Williamson, David (editors). Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage (1990 edition). New York: St Martin's Press, 1990.


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