J. William Stanton

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John William Stanton
J. William Stanton 93rd Congress 1973.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 11th district
In office
January 3, 1965 – January 3, 1983
Preceded by Oliver P. Bolton
Succeeded by Dennis E. Eckart
Personal details
Born (1924-02-20)February 20, 1924
Painesville, Ohio
Died April 11, 2002(2002-04-11) (aged 78)
Jacksonville, Florida
Political party Republican
Alma mater Georgetown University

John William Stanton (February 20, 1924 - April 11, 2002) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.


Stanton was born in Painesville, Ohio and graduated from Culver Military Academy in Culver, Indiana. He attended the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in 1942. He served in the United States Army 1942-1946. Graduated from Georgetown University in 1949. He was a businessman who was elected Lake County commissioner in 1956 and 1960.

Stanton was elected as a Republican to the 89th to 97th Congresses, (January 3, 1965 - January 3, 1983). He did not seek election to the 98th United States Congress. He was later an executive at the World Bank. He died at Jacksonville, Florida on April 11, 2002.


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