James Tormey

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James Tormey was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly. [1]

Wisconsin State Assembly lower house of Wisconsin

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Biography

Tormey was born on March 13, 1839 in County Meath, Ireland. After residing in Big Bend, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, he settled in Tomah, Wisconsin in 1866.

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Career

Tormey was elected to the Assembly in 1890. Additionally, he was a member of the Tomah common council and of the county board of Monroe County, Wisconsin. He was a Democrat.

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References

  1. THE BLUE BOOK OF THE STATE OF WISCONSIN. 1891. p. 598.