James Michael Curley

James Michael Curley

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. James Michael Curley was an American politician who served in the United States House of Representatives, as the mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, and as the 53rd Governor of Massachusetts. Michael Curley, left Oughterard, County Galway when he was 14 years old. He settled in Roxbury, an Irish immigrant neighborhood in Boston, where he met a Galway girl named Sarah Clancy. They married, and in 1874, their second son was born, James Michael Curley. His father died when he was just 10 years old, leaving his mother a young widow. His mother got a job scrubbing floors in offices and churches all over Boston. It was back-breaking work and had a huge influence on the young Curley. James had two brothers: John and Michael, who died at 2 . James married Mary Emelda Herlihy in 1906 and Gertrude Casey Dennis in 1937, on his last day as governor
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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134907618
  • 9786134907613