James H. Cassidy

James Henry Cassidy ( born October 28, 1869 in Cleveland, Ohio; † August 23, 1926 in New York City, New York ) was an American politician of the Republican Party. From 1909 to 1911 he was a member of the House of Representatives of the United States for the 21th Congressional District of the State of Ohio.


Cassidy was born in Cleveland. There he studied at the Cleveland State University after attending the public schools Jura. In 1899 he received the permit to operate as a lawyer can. In his native city he was then settled as a lawyer. From 1901 to 1909 he was clerk of the House Committee on Rivers and Harbors.

As a successor to the retiring Theodore E. Burton Cassidy in 1909 elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. There he represented the 21th Congressional District of Ohio until 1911. He ran for another legislative session, but without success. He returned to Cleveland back to taking his profession again. He then worked in various positions in the economy.

Cassidy died in 1926 in New York City. He was Maple Grove Cemetery buried in the on Long Iceland.