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John Cornelius Butler

  • Birth 2 Jul 1887 Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA
  • Death 13 Aug 1953 Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA
  • Burial Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA
  • Memorial ID 6943074

U.S. Congressman. Holding many Union offices for workers in Buffalo, New York, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-seventh Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Pius L. Schwert, reelected to the Seventy-eighth, Seventy-ninth and Eightieth Congresses, serving (1941-49). An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was sales manager of Fire Equipment Sales Company and estimator for Beacon Electrical Engineering and Construction Company. In 1951, he was elected to the Eighty-second Congress, serving until his death at age 66.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 21 Nov 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6943074
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Cornelius Butler (2 Jul 1887–13 Aug 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6943074, citing Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .