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William Henry Ryan

William Henry Ryan, American congressman. member of the board supervisors, Erie County, New York, 1894-1899, chairman same, 1898; member 56th to 60th Congresses (1899-1909); member Democratic State Committee Chairman Buffalo Grade Crossing and Terminal Commission; member Buffalo Terminal Commission, New York State Council of Parks, Allegheny State Park Committee (chairman).

Background

  • Ryan, William Henry was born on May 10, 1860 in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Patrick and Jane (Cleary) Ryan.

  • Education

    • Educated Buffalo, New York, High School.

    Career

    • Engaged in boot and shoe business, 1878. President Ryan & Cable, Inc., general insurance and bonding agts.

    Membership

    Member of the board supervisors, Erie County, New York, 1894-1899, chairman same, 1898. Member 56th to 60th Congresses (1899-1909). Member Democratic State Committee Chairman Buffalo Grade Crossing and Terminal Commission.

    Member Buffalo Terminal Commission, New York State Council of Parks, Allegheny State Park Committee (chairman).

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    • Married Ellen T. Cosgrove, September 19, 1887.
    • father: Patrick Ryan
    • mother: Jane (Cleary) Ryan
    • spouse: Ellen T. Cosgrove
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    Died November 18, 1939
    (aged 79)
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