McGranery, James P. (James Patrick), 1895-1962Alternative names
James Patrick McGranery, U.S. attorney general, district court judge, and representative from Pennysylvania; and Regina Clark McGranery, lawyer.
From the description of James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, 1909-1975 (bulk 1943-1975). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981182
James P. McGranery
1895, July 8:
Born, Philadelphia, Pa.
LL.B., Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pa.
1937- 1943: U.S. representative, Second District, Pa.
Married Regina Clark
1943- 1946: Assistant to U.S. attorney general
1946- 1952: Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pa.
Awarded decoration of Knight Commander, Order of Saint Gregory the Great
Honored with conferment of Private Chamberlain of the Cape and Sword
Invested as knight in the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
1952- 1953: Attorney general of the United States
1953- 1962: Partner in private law practice with wife
Received Ancient Order of Hibernians' Award of Honor as most distinguished Catholic layman
1955- 1957: Member, U.S. Commission on Government Security
1962, Dec. 23:
Died, Palm Beach, Fla.
Regina Clark McGranery
1907, Oct. 27:
Born, Philadelphia, Pa.
Graduated, Manhattanville College of the Sacred Heart, Purchase, N.Y.
Received law degree, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, Pa.
1934- 1945: Member, Council of the Girl Scouts of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.
1934- circa 1935: Faculty member, Villanova University, Villanova, Pa.
1935- 1938: Treasurer, Philadelphia Girl Scout Council, Philadelphia, Pa.
1936- 1939: Deputy attorney general of Pennsylvania
Married James P. McGranery
Member, National Speakers Committee of Democratic National Committee
1950s- 1960s: Chairwoman of membership committee and member of board of governors, Woman's National Democratic Club, Washington, D.C.
1953- 1962: Partner in private law practice with husband until his death
1962- 1975: Continued private law practice
1975, Sept. 9:
Died, Washington, D.C.
From the guide to the James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery, 1909-1975, (bulk 1943-1975), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
|creatorOf||McGranery, James P. (James Patrick), 1895-1962. James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery papers, 1909-1975 (bulk 1943-1975).||Library of Congress|
|referencedIn||General Records of the Department of Justice. 1790 - 2002. Photographs of Attorneys General||National Archives at College Park|
|creatorOf||James P. McGranery and Regina Clark McGranery, 1909-1975, (bulk 1943-1975)||Library of Congress. Manuscript Division|
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|Internal security--United States|
|Labor unions--Political activity--United States|
|Practice of law--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia|
|New Deal, 1933-1939|
|Labor unions--Political activity|
|Practice of law|
|Practice of law--Washington (D.C.)|
|Civil rights--United States|
|Subversive activities--United States|
|Representatives, U.S. Congress--Pennsylvania|