Daniel L. D. Granger

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Daniel L. D. Granger
21st Mayor of Providence, Rhode Island
In office
January 1901 – January 1903
Preceded by William C. Baker
Succeeded by Augustus S. Miller
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Rhode Island's 1st district
In office
March 4, 1903 – February 14, 1909
Preceded by Melville Bull
Succeeded by William P. Sheffield, Jr.
Personal details
Born (1852-05-30)May 30, 1852
Providence, Rhode Island
Died February 14, 1909(1909-02-14) (aged 56)
Washington, D.C.
Resting place Swan Point Cemetery
Political party Democratic
Alma mater Brown University

Daniel Larned Davis Granger (May 30, 1852 – February 14, 1909) was a U.S. Representative from Rhode Island and mayor of Providence, Rhode Island.

Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Granger attended public schools. He was graduated from Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, in 1874 and from the law department of Boston University in 1877. He was admitted to the bar in 1877 and commenced practice in Providence, Rhode Island. He was reading clerk of the State house of representatives 1887-1890, and treasurer of Providence from January 1890 to January 1901.

He served as mayor of Providence in 1901 and 1902.

Granger was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-eighth, Fifty-ninth, and Sixtieth Congresses and served from March 4, 1903, until his death in Washington, D.C., February 14, 1909.

He was interred in Swan Point Cemetery in Providence, Rhode Island.[1]


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Political offices
Preceded by
William C. Baker
Mayor of Providence
Succeeded by
Augustus S. Miller
United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Melville Bull
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Rhode Island's 1st congressional district

March 4, 1903 - February 14, 1909
Succeeded by
William P. Sheffield, Jr.