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John J. Gardner

John J. Gardner, American congressman. member Common Council and one of coroners, 1875; member New Jersey Senate, 1878-1893 (president 1883, and longest service of any senator in New Jersey); member 53d to 62d Congresses (1893-1913), 2d New Jersey Dist.

Background

  • Gardner, John J. was born on October 17, 1845 in Atlantic Company, New Jersey, United States.

  • Career

    • Engaged in real estate and ins.

    Membership

    Member Common Council and one of coroners, 1875. Member New Jersey Senate, 1878-1893 (president 1883, and longest service of any senator in New Jersey). Member 53d to 62d Congresses (1893-1913), 2d New Jersey Dist.
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    Born October 17, 1845
    Died February 7, 1921
    (aged 75)
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