George F. Barrett

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George Francis Barrett
30th Illinois Attorney General
In office
Governor Dwight H. Green
Preceded by John Edward A. Cassidy
Succeeded by Ivan A. Elliott
Personal details
Born November 17, 1907[1]
Chicago, Illinois
Died December 1980 (aged 73)
Political party Republican

George Francis Barrett (November 17, 1907 – December 1980) served as Illinois Attorney General from 1941 to 1949.


George F. Barrett, Jr. hailed from a prominent Chicago family. His father George F. Barrett, Sr. was chief justice of the Cook County (IL) Circuit Court.[2]


  1. ^ "The Illinois fact book and historical almanac, 1673–1968", Clayton, John, 1970
  2. ^ Blue Book of the State of Illinois (Illinois: Phillips Bros.): 62–63,110,125. 1943.