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John A. Roche
John Roche.jpg
30th Mayor of Chicago
In office
Preceded by Carter Harrison, Sr.
Succeeded by DeWitt Clinton Cregier
Personal details
Born August 12, 1844(1844-08-12)
Utica, New York, United States
Died February 10, 1904(1904-02-10) (aged 59)
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Political party Republican
Residence Chicago, Illinois

John A. Roche (August 12, 1844 – February 10, 1904) was an American politician who served as mayor of Chicago, Illinois (1887–1889) for the Republican Party.

Roche was born on August 12, 1844 in Utica, New York.[1] Roche died on February 10, 1904 in Chicago, Illinois from a type of poisoning, aged 59.