James Michael Slattery

James Michael Slattery

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 28 Aug 1948 (aged 70)
Lake Geneva, Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 7861766 · View Source
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US Senator. He served in a number of Chicago, Illinois and state offices, most notably as Chairman of the Illinois Commerce Commission when he was appointed in 1938 as a Democratic Senator from Illinois to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator J. Hamilton Lewis. He served from April 14, 1939 to November 21, 1940, and was succeeded by Senator Charles Wayland Brooks, who had been duly elected to fill the seat.

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  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 11 Sep 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Michael Slattery (29 Jul 1878–28 Aug 1948), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7861766, citing Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .