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Augustine Lonergan

Augustine Lonergan
United States Senator
from Connecticut
In office
March 4, 1933 – January 3, 1939
Preceded by Hiram Bingham III
Succeeded by John A. Danaher
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Connecticut's 1st district
In office
March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915
Preceded by E. Stevens Henry
Succeeded by P. Davis Oakey
In office
March 4, 1917 – March 3, 1921
Preceded by P. Davis Oakey
Succeeded by E. Hart Fenn
In office
March 4, 1931 – March 3, 1933
Preceded by E. Hart Fenn
Succeeded by Herman P. Kopplemann
Personal details
Born (1874-05-20)May 20, 1874
Thompson, Connecticut
Died October 18, 1947(1947-10-18) (aged 73)
Washington, D.C.
Political party Democratic

Augustine Lonergan (May 20, 1874 – October 18, 1947), of Hartford, Connecticut, was a Democratic U.S. Representative from Connecticut from 1913 to 1915, 1917 to 1921, and 1931 to 1933. He was also a U.S. Senator from Connecticut from 1933 to 1939.

Lonergan was elected to the Senate by narrowly defeating Hiram Bingham III amidst the Roosevelt landslide of 1932 due to the

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