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Thomas Gallagher

congressman

Thomas Gallagher, American congressman. Member City Council, 1893-1897; member Chicago Board Education, 1897-1903 (vice president 3 years).

Background

Gallagher, Thomas was born on July 6, 1850 in Concord, New Hampshire, United States. Son of John and Margaret (Tighe) Gallagher.

Education

Went to Chicago, 1866. Educational public schools.

Career

Engaged in hat business, Chicago, 1878-1911.

Membership

Member City Council, 1893-1897. Member Chicago Board Education, 1897-1903 (vice president 3 years).

Connections

Married Mistress.

father:
John Gallagher

mother:
Margaret (Tighe) Gallagher

spouse:
Mistress