John Henry Goeke

John Henry Goeke

Birth
Minster, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA
Death 25 Mar 1930 (aged 60)
Lima, Allen County, Ohio, USA
Burial Lima, Allen County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 18725502 · View Source
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US Congressman. Elected as a Democrat to represent Ohio's 4th District in the United States House of Representatives, he served from 1911 to 1915. He graduated from Pio Nono College, in St. Francis, Wisconsin, in 1888, and from the Cincinnati Law School in 1891. After he was admitted to the bar, he practiced law in St. Mary's, Ohio. He became chairman of the Democratic State Convention in 1903. He was elected to Congress in 1910, served two consecutive terms, and was not renominated to become a candidate in 1914. He returned to Ohio and resumed his law practice in Wapakoneta.

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  • Originally Created by: K Guy
  • Added: 1 Apr 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18725502
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Henry Goeke (28 Oct 1869–25 Mar 1930), Find a Grave Memorial no. 18725502, citing Gethsemani Cemetery, Lima, Allen County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .