William Jay Gaynor

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William Jay Gaynor

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Oriskany, NY, USA
Death: Died
Cause of death: shot in the throat by James J. Gallagher, a discharged city employee
Place of Burial: NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Keiron Gaynor and Elizabeth Gaynor
Husband of Augusta C. Gaynor
Father of Rufus Gaynor; Gertrude E. Gaynor; Norman J Gaynor; Helen Gaynor; Marion Gaynor and 2 others
Brother of Leo Gaynor; Thomas L Gaynor; Ellen F Gaynor; Mary E Gaynor; Joseph E Gaynor and 2 others

Occupation: Politician, Mayor of New York City
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About William Jay Gaynor

William Jay Gaynor was an American politician from New York City, associated with the Tammany Hall political machine. He served as mayor of the City of New York from 1910 to 1913, as well as stints as a New York Supreme Court Justice from 1893 to 1909.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Jay_Gaynor

NY Times Obituary: http://query.nytimes.com/mem/archive-free/pdf?_r=1&res=980CEED7113BE633A25752C2A96F9C946296D6CF&oref=slogin

Nock, Albert Jay, Memoirs of a Su­perfluous Man. New York: Harper and Bros., 1943, Chicago: Henry Regnery Co., 1965. A Journal of These Days. New York: William Morrow and Co., 1934. "Notes on a Great American"—American Mer­cury, December, 1932.

Pink, Louis Heaton, Gaynor—The Tammany Mayor Who Swallowed the Tiger. New York: The Inter­national Press, 1931.

Smith, Mortimer, William Jay Gay­nor: Mayor of New York. Chicago: Henry Regnery Co., 1951.

Thomas, Lately, The Mayor Who Mastered New York. New York: William Morrow and Co., 1969.

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William Jay Gaynor's Timeline

1848
February 2, 1848
Oriskany, NY, USA
1888
January 1888
Age 39
1889
April 1889
Age 41
1892
1892
Age 43
New York
1895
1895
Age 46
New York
1897
March 1897
Age 49
New York
1903
1903
Age 54
New York
1913
September 10, 1913
Age 65
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