A. F. Maciejewski

Anton Frank Maciejewski (January 3, 1893 – September 25, 1949) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois.

A. F. Maciejewski
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 6th district
In office
January 3, 1939 – December 8, 1942
Preceded byThomas J. O'Brien
Succeeded byThomas J. O'Brien
Personal details
Born(1893-01-03)January 3, 1893
Anderson, Texas
DiedSeptember 25, 1949(1949-09-25) (aged 56)
Chicago, Illinois
Political partyDemocratic

BiographyEdit

Born in Anderson, Texas, Maciejewski attended the public schools of Cicero, Illinois, and Lewis Institute, Chicago. He became engaged in the wholesale and retail coal business in Cicero, in 1916. He served as assistant agent in charge of relief of Cook County, Illinois from 1925 to 1928. He served as member of the Democratic State and National Committees. He served as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1928, and as supervisor and treasurer of Cicero, Illinois from 1932 to 1939.

Maciejewski was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-sixth and Seventy-seventh Congresses and served from January 3, 1939, until his resignation on December 8, 1942. He was not a candidate for renomination in 1942.

After his service in Congress, Maciejewski resumed the wholesale and retail coal business. He also engaged in the construction of defense housing.

 
Maciejewski's grave at Resurrection Cemetery

Maciejewski was elected to the board of trustees of the sanitary district of Chicago in December 1942 and served until his death in Chicago, September 25, 1949.[1] He was interred in Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, Illinois.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "A. Maciejewski Dies; Ex-Head of Sanitary Board". Chicago Tribune. September 26, 1949. p. 62. Retrieved May 11, 2022 – via Newspapers.com.
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 6th congressional district

January 3, 1939 – December 8, 1942
Succeeded by
Vacant

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