Lawrence E. McGann

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Lawrence E. McGann
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 3rd district
In office
March 4, 1895 – December 27, 1895
Preceded byAllan C. Durborow, Jr.
Succeeded byHugh R. Belknap
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 2nd district
In office
March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1895
Preceded byFrank Lawler
Succeeded byWilliam Lorimer
Personal details
Born(1852-02-02)February 2, 1852
Attymon, County Galway, Ireland
DiedJuly 22, 1928(1928-07-22) (aged 76)
Oak Park, Illinois
Political partyDemocratic

Lawrence Edward McGann (February 2, 1852 – July 22, 1928), born in Dooghcloon, near Attymon, County Galway, Ireland, was a U.S. Representative from Illinois from 1891 to 1895. He was a Chicago Democrat.[1]


  1. ^ From Dooghcloon to Chicago: The Life and Career of Congressman Lawrence E. McGann 1852-1928, Diarmuid Ó Cearbhaill, pp. 147–166, Journal of the Galway Archaeological and Historical Society, volume 51, 1999

External links[edit]

  • United States Congress. "Lawrence E. McGann (id: M000441)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Frank Lawler
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 2nd congressional district

Succeeded by
William Lorimer
Preceded by
Allan C. Durborow, Jr.
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 3rd congressional district

Succeeded by
Hugh R. Belknap