Horace T. Cahill

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Horace T. Cahill
54th Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts
In office
January 5, 1939 – January 3, 1945
Governor Leverett Saltonstall
Preceded by Francis E. Kelly
Succeeded by Robert F. Bradford
Personal details
Born (1894-12-12)December 12, 1894
New York City
Died August 1976 (aged 81)
Norfolk, Massachusetts
Political party Republican

Horace Tracy Cahill (December 12, 1894 – August 1976) was an American politician who served as the 54th Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts from 1939 to 1945. He ran unsuccessfully for Governor in 1944. Prior to becoming a politician, Cahill served in the United States Army in World War I.[1] There is an auditorium in Braintree, Massachusetts named in his honor.[2]

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Massachusetts House of Representatives
Preceded by
Leverett Saltonstall
Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives
1937 – 1939
Succeeded by
Christian Herter
Political offices
Preceded by
Francis E. Kelly
Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts
1939 – 1945
Succeeded by
Robert F. Bradford


  1. ^ "The Political Graveyard: Index to Politicians: Caelia to Caiman". politicalgraveyard.com. Retrieved 2015-11-14. 
  2. ^ "Braintree Town Council seeks new chambers". The Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA. Retrieved 2015-11-14.