John F. McKinney
|John Franklin McKinney|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 4th district
March 4, 1863 – March 4, 1865
|Preceded by||William Allen|
|Succeeded by||William Lawrence|
March 4, 1871 – March 4, 1873
|Preceded by||William Lawrence|
|Succeeded by||Lewis B. Gunckel|
April 12, 1827|
|Died||June 13, 1903
|Resting place||Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua, Ohio|
|Alma mater||Ohio Wesleyan University|
Born near Piqua, Ohio, McKinney attended the country and private schools, the Piqua Academy, and the Ohio Wesleyan College, Delaware, Ohio. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1850 and commenced practice in Piqua. He served as delegate to all the Democratic National Conventions from 1850 to 1888.
McKinney was again elected to the Forty-second Congress (March 4, 1871-March 3, 1873). He was not a candidate for renomination in 1872. He resumed the practice of law. He served as chairman of the Democratic State executive committee in 1879 and 1880. He died in Piqua, Ohio, June 13, 1903. He was interred in Forest Hill Cemetery.
- Brennan 1880 : 474
- Brennan, J. Fletcher, ed. (1880). The portrait gallery and cyclopedia of the distinguished men of Ohio 2. Cincinnati: John C. Yorston & Company. p. 474.
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