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 Martin Leonard Sweeney

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Martin Leonard Sweeney

  • Birth 15 Apr 1885 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 1 May 1960 Westlake, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
  • Plot Section 30 Lot 164 Grave 6
  • Memorial ID 8082226

US Congressman. Elected to represent Ohio's 20th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1931 to 1943. He was defeated in 1942. Also served as a Member of the Ohio State House of Representatives from 1913 to 1914, Municipal Judge from 1924 to 1932, Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Ohio in 1932, Candidate for Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, in 1933 and 1941, and Candidate for Governor of Ohio in 1944.

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  • Originally Created by: Peterborough "K"
  • Added: 13 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8082226
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Martin Leonard Sweeney (15 Apr 1885–1 May 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8082226, citing Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .