John E. Kerrigan
|John E. Kerrigan|
|2nd Acting Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Preceded by||Maurice J. Tobin|
|Succeeded by||James Michael Curley|
|Born||October 1, 1908|
|Died||May 2, 1987
John E. Kerrigan (October 1, 1908 – May 2, 1987) was the acting mayor of Boston in 1945 when Maurice J. Tobin was elected Governor. Kerrigan was later given full mayoral powers by the Legislature but was defeated in the mayoral race later that year by James Michael Curley.
- JOHN KERRIGAN, FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE BOSTON CITY COUNCIL; AT 80. Boston Globe, May 3, 1987.
|Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts (acting)
1945 - 1946
James Michael Curley