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Michael Francis Phelan
Birth: Oct. 22, 1875
Lynn
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1941
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

US Congressman. A graduate of Harvard University, he was admitted to the bar in 1900 and commenced practice in Lynn, Massachusetts. He served as a member of the Massachusetts State house of representatives in 1905 and 1906. In 1913, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-third and to the three succeeding Congresses serving until 1921. Not a candidate for reelection, he resumed law practice in Boston and Washington, D.C. In 1937, he was appointed a member of the Massachusetts Labor Relations Board and served until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Phelan (1833 - 1906)
  Rebecca Griffin Phelan (1845 - 1909)
 
 Spouse:
  Marie Theresa Van Depoele Phelan (1876 - 1950)
 
 Siblings:
  Edmund Joseph Phelan (1864 - 1937)*
  John A. Phelan (1866 - 1905)*
  Mary Ann Phelan Dyer (1868 - 1898)*
  Katie F. Phelan (1873 - 1889)*
  Michael Francis Phelan (1875 - 1941)
  Joseph Charles Phelan (1878 - 1931)*
  William Henry Phelan (1887 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Lynn
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Division 4 Mt. of the Cross E. Side Lot 5 Grave 10 SD
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Mar 18, 2007
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Michael Francis Phelan
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