James Joseph Walsh

James Joseph Walsh

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 8 May 1909 (aged 50)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Woodside, Queens County, New York, USA
Plot Section S in First Calvary, Plot 28, Grave #10. Lot owner is Hannah Keefe
Memorial ID 12807118 · View Source
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US Congressman. Graduate of the law department of Columbia University, he was admitted to the bar in 1880 and established his practice in the city. He was the inspector of common schools when he presented credentials as a member-elect for the Democratic seat. He served in the United States House of Representatives from Mar 4, 1895 to June 2, 1896 when John Mitchell successfully contested the election. Walsh resumed his law practice and was appointed city magistrate in 1905, a position he held until his death.

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  • Added: 28 Dec 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12807118
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Joseph Walsh (22 May 1858–8 May 1909), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12807118, citing Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .