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James Bernard Bowler
Birth: Feb. 5, 1875
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1957
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

U.S. Congressman. As a young man, he was a professional bicycle racer and engaged in the insurance business. He was a member of the Chicago City Council, (1906-23, 28-53), served as commissioner of compensation for the City of Chicago, (1923-27) and public vehicle license commissioner for the City of Chicago, in 1934. In 1953, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eighty-third Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Adolph J. Sabath, reelected to the Eighty-fourth and Eighty-fifth Congresses, serving until his death at age 78. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
All Saints Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum
Des Plaines
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 3, Block 1, Lot 28, Grave 4
 
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Record added: Jul 10, 2003
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James Bernard Bowler
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