STANTON, John William

STANTON, John William
Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives


STANTON, John William, a Representative from Ohio; born in Painesville, Lake County, Ohio, February 20, 1924; graduated from Culver Military Academy, Culver, Ind., 1942; attended School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1942; graduated from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1949; United States Army, 1942-1946; businessman; elected Lake County Commissioner, 1956 and 1960; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-ninth and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1965-January 3, 1983); was not a candidate for reelection to the Ninety-eighth Congress in 1982; executive, World Bank; died on April 11, 2002, in Jacksonville, Fla.; interment in Saint Mary's Cemetery, Painesville, Ohio.

View Record in the Biographical Directory of the U.S. Congress

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External Research Collections

University of Virginia
The Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Charlottesville, VA
Papers: In the Hugh Scott Papers, 1925-1983, approximately 146,200 items. Correspondents include J. William Stanton.
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Bibliography / Further Reading

Ralph Nader Congress Project. Citizens Look at Congress: J. William Stanton, Republican Representative from Ohio. Washington, D. C.: Grossman Publishers, 1972.

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