Joseph Aloysius Conry

Joseph Aloysius Conry

Birth
Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 22 Jun 1943 (aged 74)
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial
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Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Plot Section 53, Lot 1144A
Memorial ID 7143840 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Attending general education schools, he studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Boston, Massachusetts. He was president of the Boston Common Council, (1896-97) and chairman of the board of aldermen in 1898. In 1901, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-seventh Congress, serving until 1903. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law in Boston, Massachusetts, served as consul of Russia, (1912-19) and was decorated by Nicholas II, the Czar of Russia. He was also made a member of the Knights of St. Anne, director of the Port of Boston, Massachusetts, (1911-16) and special attorney for the Maritime Commission in Washington, D.C., (1938-39).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7143840
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Aloysius Conry (12 Sep 1868–22 Jun 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7143840, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .