John Charles Brophy

John Charles Brophy

Birth
Eagle, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 26 Dec 1976 (aged 75)
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot Block 10-a, Lot 41
Memorial ID 6855117 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Eagle, Wisconsin, he graduated from St. Patrick's and Marquette Academy, enlisted in the United States Navy and served as a Seaman 1st Class during World War I. After the war, he worked as a mechanic, (1922-38) and was alderman of the City of Milwaukee, (1939-46). In 1947, he was elected as a Republican to the Eightieth Congress and served until 1949. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he engaged in sales and public relations until retiring in 1969. He died at age 75 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 15 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6855117
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Charles Brophy (8 Oct 1901–26 Dec 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6855117, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .