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Edward Kenny July 1895 to December 1907
Cornelius A. McGlennon January 1907 to December 1919
Thomas Keenan January 1920 to December 1921
Patrick Quirk January 1922 to December 1923
Thomas Keenan January 1924 to December 1925
Thomas Walsh January 1926 to December 1927
Owen Coogan January 1928 to December 1929
John Reynolds January 1930 to December 1945
William Seeds January 1946 to December 1947
Harry Lawson January 1948 to December 1951
Harold Larson January 1952 to December 1963
Wilbert Hotaling January 1964 to December 1976
Raymond D. Graham, Sr. January 1977 to December 1987
Joseph R. Smith January 1988 to Present

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cornelius Augustine McGlennon
(1878-1931)

Representative from New Jersey; born in East Newark, N.J., December 10, 1878; attended Holy Cross School, Harrison, N.J., and St. Francis Xavierís High School in New York City; was graduated from Seton Hall College, South Orange, N.J., in 1899; public and high school principal 1901-1926; studied law at the New Jersey Law School, Newark, N.J.; was admitted to the bar in 1916 and commenced practice in East Newark, N.J.; member of the State senate in 1917 and 1918, serving as Democratic floor leader in 1918; mayor of East Newark 1907-1919; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1919-March 3, 1921); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1920 to the Sixty-seventh Congress; resumed the practice of his profession in East Newark, N.J.; delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1920; appointed judge of the court of errors and appeals in 1924 and served until his death; also supervising principal at Harrison, N.J., 1926-1931; died in Newark, N.J., June 13, 1931; interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, N.J.

 

 

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Ellen O'Kane Tauscher
(1951-    )

Representative from California; born in East Newark, N.J., November 15, 1951; graduated, Harrison High School, Harrison, N.J.;
B.S., Seton Hall University, 1974; trader and investment banker, New York Stock Exchange, 1977-1979; founder, Child Care Registry, Inc., 1992; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth and One Hundred Sixth Congresses (January 3, 1997-January 3, 2001).