Harry Conrad Gahn

Harry Conrad Gahn

Birth
Elmore, Ottawa County, Ohio, USA
Death 2 Nov 1962 (aged 82)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Burial Elmore, Ottawa County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 11858912 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from the law department of the University of Michigan, in 1904, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Cleveland, Ohio. He was attorney for the Cleveland Legal Aid Society, (1909-11), a member of the Cleveland City Council, (1910-21), member of the Cleveland River and Harbor Commission, (1911-21) and treasurer of the American Association of Port Authorities, (1912-19). During World War I, he was in charge of Liberty Loan campaigns in his district. In 1921, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh Congress, serving until 1923. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law and served as solicitor for Independence, Ohio, (1936-56).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 11858912
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Conrad Gahn (26 Apr 1880–2 Nov 1962), Find a Grave Memorial no. 11858912, citing Harris-Elmore Union Cemetery, Elmore, Ottawa County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .