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Mead, James M. (James Michael), 1885-1964


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  • Fuller Name

    • James Michael
  • Variants

    • Mead, James M. (James Michael), b. 1885
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18851227
    • Death Date

        19640315
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1915
        • Affiliation End: 1918
        • Organization: (naf) New York (State). Legislature. Assembly
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 19190304
        • Affiliation End: 19381202
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 19381203
        • Affiliation End: 19470103
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1949
        • Affiliation End: 1955
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Federal Trade Commission
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1955
        • Affiliation End: 1956
        • Organization: (naf) New York (State). Department of Commerce
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Mount Morris (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Lakeland (Fla.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Mead, James M. (James Michael), b. 1885
  • Sources

    • found: Tell the folks back home, c1944:t.p. (U.S. Senator James M. Mead)
    • found: OCLC, Feb. 10, 2003(hdg.: Mead, James M. (James Michael), 1885- ; Mead, James Michael, 1885- ; usage: James M. Mead)
    • found: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, via WWW, October 16, 2013(Mead, James Michael (1885 - 1964); a Representative and a Senator from New York; born in Mount Morris, Livingston County, N.Y., December 27, 1885; moved to Buffalo, N.Y., with his parents in 1890; attended the grammar, technical, and evening schools of Buffalo, N.Y.; employed as a water boy, lamplighter, spike mauler, and switchman on various railroads; member of the Capitol police force in Washington, D.C., in 1911; served on the board of supervisors of Erie County in 1914; member, State assembly, 1915-1918; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-sixth and to the nine succeeding Congresses and served from March 4, 1919, until his resignation on December 2, 1938; was not a candidate for renomination in 1938, having become a candidate for Senator; elected on November 8, 1938, as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Royal S. Copeland; reelected in 1940, and served from December 3, 1938, to January 3, 1947; was not a candidate for renomination in 1946; unsuccessful for the gubernatorial nomination in 1942 and for election as Governor in 1946; member of the Federal Trade Commission, 1949-1955; director of Washington office of the New York Department of Commerce, 1955-1956; moved to Clermont, Fla., in 1954 and operated an orange grove until his death in Lakeland, Fla., on March 15, 1964)
  • Change Notes

    • 2003-02-10: new
    • 2013-10-18: revised
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