Senator John Broderick (see here),
He emigrated to USA.
Came to Chicago about 1889.
He mar 1stly, 1894, to Annie Mahoney [born 1870].
He became an Illinois state senator. Served in the Illinois Senate at various dates from 1898 or 1899 to his death 1939.
He was a Democrat. He was an ally of Roger Charles Sullivan.
He was tried for bribery in 1911. He was acquitted.
His house was bombed in 1914.
He mar 2ndly to Winifred Daugherty [born 1879].
He became President of John Broderick and son, insurance agency, Chicago.
He died 9 Aug 1939, St. Elizabeth's hospital, Chicago, age 75 yrs.
See death record in Illinois Deaths Index. This gives incorrect date of birth of 22 Nov 1865, but shows parents as Michael Broderick and Mary Ann Hickey, so it is him.
See death notice from unknown paper.
See obituary from unknown paper. Mentions his siblings.
See obituary from unknown paper.
He was bur 12 Aug 1939, Calvary Cemetery, in Evanston, N of Chicago.
John had issue by 1st wife:
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