DeWitt Clinton Cregier

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DeWitt Clinton Cregier
31st Mayor of Chicago
In office
1889–1891
Preceded by John A. Roche
Succeeded by Hempstead Washburne
Personal details
Born June 1, 1829(1829-06-01)
New York City, New York
Died November 9, 1898(1898-11-09) (aged 69)
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Political party Democrat
Spouse(s) Mary Sophia Foggin
Children Ten (2 daughters, 8 sons)
Residence Chicago and St. Charles, Illinois

DeWitt Clinton Cregier (June 1, 1829 – November 9, 1898) was an American politician. He was the mayor of Chicago, Illinois from 1889 to 1891. He was a Democrat.

Cregier was born on June 1, 1829 in New York City, New York.[1] He was married to Mary Sophia Foggin. They had ten children. Cregier died on November 9, 1898 in Chicago, Illinois from pneumonia, aged 69.

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