Daniel Angelus DRISCOLL, Congress, NY (1875-1955)


DRISCOLL, Daniel Angelus, a Representative from New York; born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., March 6, 1875; attended the public schools and Central High School; engaged in the undertaking business with his father, and also in other business enterprises; elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-first and to the three succeeding Congresses (March 4, 1909-March 3, 1917); was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1916 to the Sixty-fifth Congress; resumed undertaking business in Buffalo, N.Y.; served as postmaster of Buffalo from February 15, 1934, until February 28, 1947; president of the Phoenix Brewery Corp. of Buffalo, N.Y.; died in Buffalo, N.Y., June 5, 1955; interment in Holy Cross Cemetery, Lackawanna, N.Y.

Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1771-Present