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James A Gallivan

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Preceded by  James Michael Curley
Name  James Gallivan
Resting place  Massachusetts
Profession  Journalist
Resigned  April 3, 1928
Political party  Democratic
Preceded by  William H. McMorrow
Party  Democratic Party

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Alma mater  Boston Latin School, 1884; Harvard University, 1888
Role  Member of the United States House of Representatives
Died  April 3, 1928, Arlington, Massachusetts, United States
Education  Boston Latin School, Harvard University

Succeeded by  John William McCormack

James Ambrose Gallivan (October 22, 1866 – April 3, 1928) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. He was born in Boston on October 22, 1866. Gallivan attended the public schools, graduated from the Boston Latin School in 1884 and from Harvard University in 1888. He then engaged in newspaper work. He was a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 1895 and 1896, and served in the Massachusetts State Senate from 1897 to 1898. Gallivan served as street commissioner of Boston, and was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of James M. Curley. He was reelected to the Sixty-fourth and to the six succeeding Congresses and served from April 7, 1914, until his death in Arlington on April 3, 1928. His interment was in St. Joseph Cemetery in West Roxbury.


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