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James M. Quigley

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James Quigley
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 19th district
In office
January 3, 1955 – January 3, 1957
Preceded byS. Walter Stauffer
Succeeded byS. Walter Stauffer
In office
January 3, 1959 – January 3, 1961
Preceded byS. Walter Stauffer
Succeeded byGeorge Atlee Goodling
Personal details
Born(1918-03-30)March 30, 1918
Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania
DiedDecember 15, 2011(2011-12-15) (aged 93)
Washington, D.C.
Political partyDemocratic Party (United States)

James Michael Quigley (March 30, 1918 – December 15, 2011) was a United States Representative from Pennsylvania.[1][2]


James Quigley was born in Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Villanova University in 1939 and from the Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle, Pennsylvania in 1942.[1][2]


World War II

He served in the United States Navy from 1943 to 1946, as a communications officer on the destroyer USS Hart (DD-594).[3] He was engaged in the Philippines campaign, 1944-45 and Battle of Okinawa campaigns, and after V-J Day served with the occupation forces in Korea and China.[1][2]

Government service

Upon his return to the US, Quigley resumed his law practice in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He was unsuccessful as a Democratic candidate for election in United States House election, 1950. He was elected as a Democrat to the 84th United States Congress. He was an unsuccessful candidate in United States House election, 1956 and in 1957 he became the administrative assistant to Senator Joseph S. Clark of Pennsylvania, and assistant attorney general for Pennsylvania in 1958. He was elected to the 86th United States Congress in United States House election, 1958, but was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in United States House election, 1960, losing to Republican George A. Goodling. He was appointed Assistant Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare for Federal and State matters on February 24, 1961, serving until January 1966. He was appointed Commissioner of the Federal Water Pollution Control Administration serving from January 1966 to January 1968.[1][2]

Private practice

He worked as vice president of the United States Plywood-Champion Papers, Inc., from 1968 to 1986.[1][2]

Personal life and death

Quigley married Genevieve Morgan Quigley. They had six children. Their son, James M. Quigley Jr., predeceased them in 2007; five daughters survived.[1][2]

He died on December 15, 2011, in Washington, D.C., and was interred at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Silver Spring, Maryland.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g Barnes, Bart (December 17, 2011). "James M. Quigley". The Washington Post. Retrieved 7 April 2017.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Malawskey, Nick (December 17, 2011). "James Quigley, former U.S. Rep. who represented Camp Hill, dies at 93". Penn Live. Retrieved 7 April 2017.
  3. ^ Veterans History Project. "Interview of James M. Quigley by Sandra Savage on August 15, 2004", collection AFC/2001/001/15876, The Library of Congress.

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U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 19th congressional district

Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 19th congressional district

Succeeded by
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