John William Boehne, Sr

John William Boehne, Sr

Birth
Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA
Death 27 Dec 1946 (aged 90)
Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA
Burial Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 7757377 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He attended Evansville Business College, then engaged in the manufacture of stoves and ranges. He was a City of Evansville Councilman, (1897-99), Mayor of Evansville, Indiana, (1905-08) and delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1908. In 1909, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-first and Sixty-second Congresses, serving until 1913. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he served as director of the Federal Reserve Bank at St. Louis, Missouri and Congressman John William Boehne, Jr. was his son.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 12 Aug 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7757377
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John William Boehne, Sr (28 Oct 1856–27 Dec 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7757377, citing Lutheran Cemetery, Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .