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CONNOLLY, Joseph. (Table Mound Township, Mar. 12, 1876--Dubuque, IA, July 24, 1912). Connolly was elected to the Dubuque County Board of Supervisors in 1910, but served only eighteen months from January 1, 1911 until his death. He worked as a grocer with his brothers and then operated a shoe store until his election to office.