Joseph Taggart

Joseph Taggart

Waukon, Allamakee County, Iowa, USA
Death 3 Dec 1938 (aged 71)
Wadsworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
Burial Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
Plot RA-BL25
Memorial ID 15062793 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was the prosecuting attorney of Wyandotte County, Kansas, from 1907 to 1911, when elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-second Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Alexander C. Mitchell. Reelected to the Sixty-third and Sixty-fourth Congresses, he served from November 7, 1911, to March 3, 1917. In World War I, he served as Captain in the Quartermaster Corps of the United States Army. After the war, he resumed the practice of law in Kansas City, Kansas and was appointed judge of the Kansas Court of Industrial Relations in 1924.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 28 Jul 2006
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Taggart (15 Jun 1867–3 Dec 1938), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15062793, citing Mount Vernon Cemetery, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .