Ned Romeyn HEALY, Congress, CA (1905-1977)


HEALY, Ned Romeyn, a Representative from California; born in Milwaukee, Wis., August 9, 1905; attended the public schools, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wis., and the University of Wisconsin at Madison; stock and bond salesman at Milwaukee, Wis., 1929-1932; moved to Los Angeles, Calif., in 1932 and engaged in merchandising and office management; director of the Hollywood office of the California State Relief Administration in 1939 and 1940; member of the Los Angeles City Council in 1943 and 1944; delegate to the Democratic State conventions in 1944, 1946, and 1948; elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-ninth Congress (January 3, 1945-January 3, 1947); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1946 to the Eightieth Congress and for election in 1948 to the Eighty-first Congress; dealer in auto parts and accessories in Los Angeles, 1947-1969; died in Long Beach, Calif., September 10, 1977; cremated; ashes scattered at sea off the coast of Long Beach, Calif.

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