Philip Matthew Donnelly

Philip Matthew Donnelly

Birth
Lebanon, Laclede County, Missouri, USA
Death 12 Sep 1961 (aged 70)
Lebanon, Laclede County, Missouri, USA
Burial Lebanon, Laclede County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 9000472 · View Source
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Missouri Governor. He attended St. Louis University, earning a law degree in 1913, established a private law practice, was City Attorney of Lebanon, Missouri and as Laclede County prosecuting attorney. Entering politics, he was a member of the Missouri House of Representatives, (1922-24) and president of the Missouri State Senate, (1924-44). In 1944, he was elected as a Democratic the 41st Governor of Missouri, serving until 1949 and was reelected as the 43rd Governor of Missouri, serving (1953-57). After completing his final term, he live in retirement until death at age 70 in Lebanon, Missouri.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
  • Added: 27 Jun 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9000472
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Philip Matthew Donnelly (6 Mar 1891–12 Sep 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9000472, citing Lebanon City Cemetery, Lebanon, Laclede County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .