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Elmer James Ryan
Birth: May 26, 1907
Rosemount
Dakota County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1958
Somerset
St. Croix County
Wisconsin, USA

US Congressman. He graduated from the law department of the University of Minnesota at Minneapolis in 1929, was admitted to the bar the same year and commenced to practice law in South St. Paul, Minnesota. He was city attorney of South St. Paul, (1933-34) and a delegate to the Democratic National Conventions, in the 1930s. In 1935, he elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-fourth, Seventy-fifth and Seventy-sixth Congresses, serving until 1941. During World War II, he served as a Major in the Judge Advocate General’s Department, US Army, (1942-45). After the war, he resumed the practice of law and died in an automobile accident near Somerset, Wisconsin, at age 50. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Elenore Ann Moravec Ryan (1905 - 1938)

Cause of death: Automobile accident
 
Burial:
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Rosemount
Dakota County
Minnesota, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 12, 2002
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Elmer James Ryan
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Elmer James Ryan
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