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Clarence MacGregor

Clarence MacGregor, Congressman and Judge from New York

Clarence MacGregor (September 16, 1872 – February 18, 1952) was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from New York.

LifeEdit

MacGregor was born in Newark, New York. He graduated from Hartwick Seminary in 1893. He was a member of the New York State Assembly (Erie Co., 8th D.) in 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911 and 1912.

He was elected as a Republican to the 66th, 67th, 68th, 69th and 70th United States Congresses, holding office from March 4, 1919, until his resignation on December 31, 1928.

He was a justice of the New York Supreme Court from 1929 until the end of 1942 when he reached the constitutional age limit. He was appointed official referee of the New York Supreme Court and served from January 7, 1943 until his death in Buffalo, New York.

SourcesEdit

  • United States Congress. "Clarence MacGregor (id: M000009)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
  • Clarence MacGregor at Find a Grave
New York Assembly
Preceded by
John K. Patton
New York State Assembly
Erie County, 8th District

1908–1912
Succeeded by
George Geoghan
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
Charles B. Smith
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 41st congressional district

1919–1928
Succeeded by
Edmund F. Cooke