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 Daniel Read Anthony, Jr

Daniel Read Anthony, Jr

Birth
Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
Death 4 Aug 1931 (aged 60)
Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
Burial Lansing, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA
Plot Sec 22, Lot 124, Sp 8 (Shares a gravestone with his dad)
Memorial ID 5850430 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born the son of newspaper publisher Daniel Read Anthony, he attended the Michigan Military Academy, University of Michigan, studied law, was admitted to the bar but did not practice law. He was appointed Postmaster of Leavenworth, Kansas, (1898-1902), was Mayor of Leavenworth, (1903-05) and was manager-editor of the Leavenworth Daily Times. In 1907, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixtieth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Charles Curtis and reelected to the Sixty-first and to the next nine succeeding Congresses, serving until 1929. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his newspaper business pursuits until his death at age 60.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
  • Added: 17 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5850430
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Daniel Read Anthony, Jr (22 Aug 1870–4 Aug 1931), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5850430, citing Mount Muncie Cemetery, Lansing, Leavenworth County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .