James Isaac Dolliver

James Isaac Dolliver

Birth
Park Ridge, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Dec 1978 (aged 84)
Rolla, Phelps County, Missouri, USA
Burial Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, USA
Plot Section G
Memorial ID 7873451 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Morningside College Iowa, in 1915, taught school at Alta and Humboldt, Iowa, (1915-17) and during the World War I, served as a Private in the 3rd Service Company, Signal Corps, US Army. After the war, he graduated from the University of Chicago Law School in 1921, was admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of law in Chicago, Illinois. Moving to Iowa, in 1922, he was prosecuting Attorney of Webster County, (1924-29) and a member of the school board of Fort Dodge Independent School District, (1938-45). In 1945, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-ninth Congress and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until 1957. After his unsuccessful bid for reelection, he served as regional legal counsel for International Cooperation Administration in the Middle East from 1957 until his retirement in 1959.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 17 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7873451
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Isaac Dolliver (31 Aug 1894–10 Dec 1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7873451, citing Oakland Cemetery, Fort Dodge, Webster County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .