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  Speaks, John C.
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NameJohn C. Speaks
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Canal Winchester, Ohio , United States
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Born February 11, 1859
DiedNovember 06, 1945 (86 years)
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InfoSPEAKS, John Charles, a Representative from Ohio; born in Canal Winchester, Franklin County, Ohio, February 11, 1859; attended the public schools; engaged in milling and the lumber business; fish, game, and conservation officer of Ohio 1907-1918; member of the Ohio National Guard for more than forty years, advancing from private to brigadier general; during the Spanish-American War served as major of the Fourth Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, participating in the Puerto Rican campaign; commanded the Second Brigade of the Ohio National Guard on the Mexican Border in 1916; during the First World War commanded the Seventy-third Brigade, Thirty-seventh Division; unsuccessful candidate for election in 1918 to the Sixty-sixth Congress; elected as a Republican to the Sixty-seventh and to the four succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1921-March 3, 1931); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1930 to the Seventy-second Congress, and for election in 1932 to the Seventy-third Congress, and in 1934 to the Seventy-fourth Congress; died in Columbus, Ohio, November 6, 1945; interment in Union Grove Cemetery, Canal Winchester, Ohio.

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  11/06/1934 OH - District 12 Lost 44.28% (-11.43%)
  11/08/1932 OH - District 12 Lost 49.83% (-0.34%)
  11/04/1930 OH District 12 Lost 42.49% (-15.01%)
  11/06/1928 OH District 12 Won 62.18% (+24.37%)
  11/02/1926 OH - District 12 Won 56.45% (+12.90%)
  11/04/1924 OH - District 12 Won 58.71% (+17.41%)
  11/07/1922 OH - District 12 Won 55.11% (+10.95%)
  11/02/1920 OH - District 12 Won 57.86% (+17.11%)
  11/05/1918 OH - District 12 Lost 47.82% (-2.64%)
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