J. Burrwood Daly

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J. Burrwood Daly
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 4th district
In office
January 3, 1935 – March 12, 1939
Preceded by George W. Edmonds
Succeeded by John E. Sheridan
Personal details
Born (1872-02-13)February 13, 1872
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died March 12, 1939(1939-03-12) (aged 67)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Political party Democratic

John Burrwood Daly (February 13, 1872 – March 12, 1939) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.


Daly was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He graduated from La Salle College High School in Philadelphia in 1890 and from the University of Pennsylvania at Philadelphia in 1896. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1896, and opened a private practice in Philadelphia. He served as assistant city solicitor from 1914 to 1922. He was a member of the faculty of La Salle College from 1923 to 1930.

Daly was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-fourth, Seventy-fifth, and Seventy-sixth Congresses and served until his death in Philadelphia at the age of 67.

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress website http://bioguide.congress.gov.

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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
George W. Edmonds
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district

January 3, 1935 – March 12, 1939
Succeeded by
John E. Sheridan