Harold G. Mosier

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Harold Gerard Mosier (born July 24, 1889 in Cincinnati , Ohio , † August 7, 1971 in Washington, DC ) was an American politician of the Democratic Party . He was the 45th Lieutenant Governor of Ohio from 1935 to 1937 . From 1937 to 1939 he was a member of the House of Representatives of the United States for the 24th  congressional district of the state of Ohio.


Harold Gerard Mosier was born in Cincinnati. After attending public schools in his hometown, he graduated from Dartmouth College in 1912 . 1915 followed the completion of law studies at Harvard University . In 1916 he was admitted to the bar. He then opened a law firm in Cleveland . In the state Senate Mosier sat from 1933 to 1935. Then he was appointed lieutenant governor under Governor Martin Davey appointed, a post which he held until the 1937th

In 1936 he was elected to the US House of Representatives as a representative of the 24th District of Ohio, and in 1937 he took office. He sat in Congress until 1939. After retiring from Congress, he resumed his legal practice in Cleveland, Baltimore and Washington DC.

Mosier died in Washington in 1971 and was buried in Fort Lincoln Cemetery.

Web links

  • Harold G. Mosier in the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress (English)