John Samuel Gonas


Indiana House
St. Joseph County
In office
Nov 4, 1936 to Nov 9, 1938

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
Indiana Senate
Marshall, St. Joseph Counties
In office
Nov 6, 1940 to Nov 3, 1948

Party: Democratic
Assumed: General Election
John Samuel Gonas spent 10 years, 4 days in office in Indiana, all of it at the state level.


1946–U.S. House (District 3) LOST
General Election–Tuesday, November 5, 1946
Robert A. Grant (i)*, Republican, 73,239 votes
John Samuel Gonas, Democratic, 57,425 votes
William Oesch, Prohibition, 1,064 votes
Out of 131,728 votes casts, the margin of victory was 15,814 (12.01%)
In the 1 races for which we have results, John Samuel Gonas had a record of 0-1. That includes a record of 0-1 in 1 general election.