100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



John O'Shea Jr.

OCCUPATION: Mining Assayer, Insurance and Real Estate Agent from Fairbanks

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 05/04/1910 Fairbanks, Alaska

CHILDREN: Mary Jane, William John

EDUCATION: High School: Enumclaw, Washington College/University: University of Alaska, Bachelor of Science, 1939

SPOUSE: Florence Mary Walker

EMPLOYMENT: Gold-Room Foreman, Fairbanks Exploration Co.;
Coal Analyst, Alaska Railroad;
Assayer, Territorial Department of Mines, Anchorage;
Agent, Equitable Life Assurance Society;
Real Estate Agent, Anchorage;
Director, Division of Insurance, Department of Commerce, Juneau;
Employee, Alaska Insurance Company

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member/President, Anchorage School Board; Member, Great Anchorage Health Distribution Board; Member, National Association of Life Underwriters; Member, American Legion; Member, 40&8; Member, Lions; Member, Elks