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James Joseph Connolly

  • Birth 24 Sep 1881 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 10 Dec 1952 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Cheltenham, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 7463370

U.S. Congressman. Successful in the real-estate business, he was a member of the Republican State committee and served as financial secretary of the Republican city committee of Philadelphia. In 1921, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh Congress and to the next six succeeding Congresses, serving until 1935. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he returned to his in the real-estate business interests, also was vice president of Philadelphia Transportation Company and the Transit Investment Corporation.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Russ
  • Added: 19 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7463370
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Joseph Connolly (24 Sep 1881–10 Dec 1952), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7463370, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .