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Daniel D. T. Farnsworth, Governor (1819 - 1892)

Daniel Duane Tompkins Farnsworth (December 23, 1819 – December 5, 1892) was an American politician in the U.S. state of West Virginia, who served in the West Virginia Senate and briefly as the...

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Gov. Joseph Hiester, US Congress (1752 - 1832)

HIESTER, JOSEPH Ancestor #: A055162 Service: PENNSYLVANIA Rank(s): LIEUTENANT COLONEL, PATRIOTIC SERVICE Birth: 11-18-1752 BERN TWP BERKS CO PENNSYLVANIA Death: 6-10-1832 READING PENNSYLVANIA Service D...

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Cecil H. Underwood, Governor (1922 - 2008)

Cecil Harland Underwood (November 5, 1922 – November 24, 2008) was an American Republican Party politician from West Virginia, known for the length of his career. He was the 25th and 32nd Gove...

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William C. Marland, Governor (1918 - 1965)

William Casey Marland (March 26, 1918 – November 26, 1965), a Democrat, was the 24th Governor of West Virginia from 1953 to 1957. He is best known for his early attempts to tax companies that ...

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Ephraim F. Morgan, Governor (1869 - 1950)

Ephraim Franklin Morgan (January 16, 1869 – January 15, 1950) was born on a farm near Forksburg, Marion County, West Virginia, a descendent of the first white settler of western Virginia, Morg...

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Samuel Pearson Goddard, Jr., Governor MP (1919 - 2006)

. Samuel Pearson Goddard, Jr. (8 August 1919 – 1 February 2006) was an American politician and the 12th Governor of Arizona, serving from January 1965 till January 1967. He also remained activ...

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Paul Fannin, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1907 - 2002)

Paul Jones Fannin (January 29, 1907 – January 13, 2002) was an American businessman and politician. A Republican, he served as a U.S. Senator from Arizona from 1965 to 1977. He previously serv...

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Ernest McFarland, Governor, U.S. Senator, Chief Justice of Arizona MP (1894 - 1984)

Ernest William McFarland (October 9, 1894 – June 8, 1984) was an American politician and, with Warren Atherton, is considered one of the "Fathers of the G.I. Bill". He is the only Arizonan to ...

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Benjamin Baker Moeur MP (1869 - 1937)

Benjamin Baker Moeur (December 22, 1869 – March 16, 1937) was the fourth Governor of Arizona, one of the United States of America. Born in Decherd, Tennessee, Moeur was a doctor before runni...

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John Calhoun Phillips, Governor MP (1870 - 1943)

John Calhoun Phillips (November 13, 1870 – June 25, 1943) was the third Governor of the state of Arizona. He served from January 7, 1929 to January 5, 1931. Born in 1870 in Vermont, Illinois...

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George W. P. Hunt, Governor MP (1859 - 1934)

George Wylie Paul HuntA (November 1, 1859 – December 24, 1934) was an American politician and businessman. He was the first Governor of Arizona, serving a total of seven terms, along with Pres...

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Dwight P. Griswold, Governor, U.S. Senator (1893 - 1954)

Dwight Palmer Griswold (November 27, 1893 – April 12, 1954) was an American politician who served as the 25th Governor of Nebraska from 1940 to 1946 and U.S. Senator from 1952 to 1954. He was ...

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Charles W. Bryan, Governor (1867 - 1945)

Charles Wayland Bryan (February 10, 1867 – March 4, 1945) was the younger brother of perennial U.S. Democratic presidential candidate William Jennings Bryan, with whom he shares the distinctio...

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Charles H. Dietrich, Governor, U.S. Senator (1853 - 1924)

Charles Henry Dietrich (November 26, 1853 – April 10, 1924) was the 11th Governor of Nebraska. Biography Dietrich was born in Aurora, Illinois November 26, 1853. He was employed as a c...

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Lorenzo Crounse, Governor (1834 - 1909)

Lorenzo Crounse (January 27, 1834 – May 13, 1909) was a Nebraska Republican politician best known as the eighth Governor of Nebraska. Early life Born in Schoharie County, New York on J...

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David L. Boren, Governor, U.S. Senator MP

David Lyle Boren (born April 21, 1941) is an academic leader and American politician from the state of Oklahoma. A Democrat, he served as the 21st Governor of Oklahoma from 1975 to 1979 and in the Un...

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Henry Bellmon, Governor, U.S. Senator (1821 - 1909)

Henry Louis Bellmon (September 3, 1921 – September 29, 2009) was an American Republican politician from Oklahoma. He was a member of the Oklahoma Legislature, the 18th and 23rd Governor of Okl...

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Gov. J. Howard Edmondson, US Senator (1925 - 1971)

James Howard Edmondson (September 27, 1925 – November 17, 1971) was the 16th Governor of Oklahoma from 1959 to 1963. Elected at the age of 33, Edmondson is the youngest governor in the history...

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Raymond D. Gary, Governor (1908 - 1993)

Raymond Dancel Gary was the fifteenth and the first Governor to be born in Oklahoma since statehood. Born in southern Oklahoma, he became a state senator in 1941, until he assumed the office of gov...

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Robert S. Kerr, Governor, U.S. Senator (1896 - 1963)

Robert Samuel Kerr (September 11, 1896 – January 1, 1963) was an American businessman from Oklahoma. Kerr formed a petroleum company before turning to politics. He served as the 12th Governor ...

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Leon C. Phillips, Governor (1890 - 1958)

Leon Chase "Red" Phillips (December 9, 1890 - March 27, 1958) was the 11th Governor of Oklahoma. Born in Missouri, he attended Epworth University in Oklahoma City and eventually earned a law degree...

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Gov. E. W. Marland, US Congress (1874 - 1941)

Ernest Whitworth Marland, known as E. W. Marland (May 8, 1874 – October 3, 1941), was an American lawyer, oil businessman in Pennsylvania and Oklahoma, and politician in Oklahoma. He was elect...

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Johnston Murray, Governor (1902 - 1974)

Johnston Murray (July 21, 1902 – April 16, 1974) was the 14th Governor of Oklahoma, from 1951 until 1955. He was a member of the Democratic Party. His father, William H. Murray, was also a gov...

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Gov. William H."Alfalfa Bill" Murray, (1869 - 1956)

William Henry Davis "Alfalfa Bill" Murray (November 21, 1869 – October 15, 1956) was an American teacher, lawyer, and politician who became active in Oklahoma before statehood as legal advis...

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Henry S. Johnston, Governor (1867 - 1965)

Henry Simpson Johnston (December 30, 1867 – January 7, 1965) was an American lawyer and politician who served as a delegate to the Oklahoma Constitutional Convention, the first President pro t...

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Martin E. Trapp, Governor (1877 - 1951)

Martin Edwin Trapp (April 18, 1877 – July 26, 1951) was an American politician who served as the first Oklahoma State Auditor under Governor Charles N. Haskell. Later, Trapp served as the thir...

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Jack C. Walton, Governor (1881 - 1949)

John Calloway “Jack” Walton (March 6, 1881 – November 25, 1949) was an American politician and the fifth Governor of Oklahoma. He served the shortest term of any Governor of Okla...

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Robert L. Williams, Governor (1868 - 1948)

Robert Lee Williams (December 20, 1868 – April 10, 1948) was an American lawyer, judge, and politician who served as the third Governor of Oklahoma. Williams would also play a role in the draf...

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Lee Cruce, Governor (1863 - 1933)

Lee Cruce (July 8, 1863 – January 16, 1933) was the second Governor of Oklahoma. Running against Charles N. Haskell in 1907 in the Democratic primaries, Lee would not receive the party's nomin...

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Charles N. Haskell, Governor (1860 - 1933)

Charles Nathaniel Haskell (March 13, 1860 – July 5, 1933) was an American lawyer, oilman, and statesman who served as the first Governor of Oklahoma. Haskell played a crucial role in drafting ...

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Cecil D Andrus 5 term Govenor of Idaho, 42nd United States Secretary of the Interior MP

Cecil D Andrus From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Cecil Dale Andrus Cecil Dale Andrus (born August 25, 1931) was an American politician who served as Governor of Idaho from 1971 to 1977, and a...

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Don Samuelson, Governor MP (1913 - 2000)

Donald William Samuelson (July 27, 1913 – January 20, 2000) was a Republican politician from Idaho. He was the 25th Governor of Idaho, serving a single term from 1967 to 1971. Early years ...

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Robert E. Smylie, Governor MP (1914 - 2004)

Robert Eben Smylie (October 31, 1914 – July 17, 2004) was an American politician and attorney from Idaho. A member of the Idaho Republican Party, he served as the 24th Governor of Idaho for tw...

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Leonard B. Jordan, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1899 - 1983)

Leonard Beck "Len" Jordan (May 15, 1899 – June 30, 1983) was the 23rd Governor of Idaho and United States Senator from Idaho. Jordan served in World War I as an Army officer. He was a shee...

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C. A. Robins, Governor MP (1884 - 1970)

Charles Armington Robins (December 8, 1884 – September 20, 1970) was a physician and the 22nd Governor of Idaho. Early years Robins was born in Defiance, Shelby County, Iowa. He graduated ...

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Charles C. Gossett, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1888 - 1974)

Charles Clinton Gossett (September 2, 1888 – September 20, 1974) was the 20th Governor of Idaho and United States Senator from Idaho. Biography Gossett attended public schools in Ohio....

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C. A. Bottolfsen, Governor MP (1891 - 1964)

Clarence Alfred Bottolfsen (October 10, 1891 – July 18, 1964) was a politician from Idaho, a member of the Idaho Republican Party. He served as the 17th and 19th Governor of Idaho, from 1939 t...

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Chase A. Clark, Governor MP (1883 - 1966)

Chase Addison Clark (August 21, 1883 – December 30, 1966) was an attorney, politician, and United States federal judge from Idaho. He served as the 18th Governor of Idaho from 1941 to 1943, an...

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Barzilla W. Clark, Governor MP (1880 - 1943)

Barzilla Worth Clark (December 22, 1880, in Hendricks County, Indiana – September 21, 1943, in Idaho Falls, Idaho) was a politician from Idaho. He served as the 16th Governor of Idaho from 193...

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H. C. Baldridge, Governor MP (1868 - 1947)

Henry Clarence Baldridge (November 24, 1868 – June 8, 1947) was an American politician. A Republican, he was the 14th Governor of Idaho, from 1927 until 1931. Biography Born in Carlock, Il...

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Charles C. Moore, Governor MP (1866 - 1958)

Charles Calvin Moore (February 26, 1866 – March 19, 1958) was the 13th Governor of Idaho, serving from 1923 until 1927. Biography Moore was born in Holt County, Missouri. He attended publi...

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John M. Haines, Governor MP (1863 - 1917)

John Michiner Haines (January 1, 1863 - June 4, 1917) was a U.S. politician from the Republican Party. He served as the tenth Governor of Idaho from 1913 to 1915. Biography Haines was born in Jas...

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James H. Brady, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1862 - 1918)

James Henry Brady (June 12, 1862 – January 13, 1918) was a U.S. politician from the Republican Party. He served as the eighth Governor of Idaho from 1909 to 1911 and a United States Senator re...

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Frank W. Hunt, Governor MP (1861 - 1906)

Frank Williams Hunt (December 16, 1861 – November 25, 1906) was the fifth Governor of Idaho from 1901 until 1903. Biography Hunt was educated in the common schools of Louisville, Kentucky....

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N. B. Willey, Governor MP (1838 - 1921)

Norman Bushnell Willey (born March 25, 1838 in Guilford, New York – died October 20, 1921 in Topeka, Kansas) was the second Governor of Idaho from 1890 until 1893. Biography Born in Guilfo...

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George L. Shoup, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1836 - 1904)

George Laird Shoup (June 15, 1836 – December 21, 1904) was the first Governor of Idaho, serving a short time after statehood in 1890 before becoming one of the state's first United States Sena...

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Sam C. Ford, Governor (1882 - 1961)

Samuel Clarence Ford (November 7, 1882 – November 25, 1961) was an American politician. He served as the 12th Governor of Montana. Biography Ford was born on November 7, 1882 in Albany, Ke...

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Roy E. Ayers, Governor (1882 - 1955)

\ Roy Elmer Ayers (November 9, 1882 – May 23, 1955) was a U.S. Democratic politician. He served as a member of the United States House of Representatives and as the 11th Governor of Montana. H...

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Gov. William Elmer Holt MP (1882 - 1945)

He was the President Pro Tem of the Montana Senate. By virtue of that office became acting governor of Montana on the death of Frank H. Cooney 16 December 1935 until Roy E. Ayers was elected and took o...

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Frank H. Cooney, Governor (1872 - 1935)

Frank Henry Cooney (December 31, 1872, – December 15, 1935) was the ninth Governor of Montana from 1933 to 1935. Biography Cooney was born in Norwood, Ontario, Canada, and received a limit...

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John E. Erickson, Governor, U.S. Senator (1863 - 1946)

) John Edward Erickson (March 14, 1863 – May 25, 1946) was an American politician of the Democratic Party from Montana. He was born the son of E. Erickson and Olene Alma Erickson in Stough...

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Joseph M. Dixon, Governor, U.S. Senator (1867 - 1934)

Joseph Moore Dixon (July 31, 1867 – May 22, 1934) was a Republican politician from Montana. He served as a Representative, Senator, and the seventh Governor of Montana. A businessman and a mod...

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Sam V. Stewart, Governor (1872 - 1939)

Samuel Vernon Stewart (August 2, 1872 – September 15, 1939) was a Democrat, an attorney, former Montana Supreme Court Justice and the sixth Governor of Montana. Biography Stewart was born ...

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Edwin L. Norris, Governor (1865 - 1924)

Edwin Lee Norris (August 15, 1865 – April 25, 1924) was a Democratic politician from Montana. He served as the fifth Governor of Montana. Biography Norris was born in Cumberland County, Ke...

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Robert Burns Smith, Governor (1854 - 1908)

Robert B. Smith (December 29, 1854 – November 16, 1908) was a Democrat politician. He served as the third Governor of Montana from 1897 to 1901. Biography Smith was born on a farm in Hickm...

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John E. Rickards, Governor (1848 - 1927)

John Ezra Rickards (July 23, 1848 – December 26, 1927) was a Republican politician in the Montana legislator. He served as the first Lieutenant Governor of Montana, and the second Governor of ...

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Joseph Toole, Governor (1851 - 1929)

Joseph Kemp Toole (May 12, 1851 – March 11, 1929) was a Democrat politician from Montana. He served as the first and fourth Governor of Montana. Biography Toole was born in Savannah, Misso...

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John Arthur Love, Governor MP (1916 - 2002)

John Arthur Love (November 29, 1916 – January 21, 2002) was a United States attorney and Republican politician who served as the 36th Governor of the State of Colorado from 1963 to 1973. Joh...

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Stephen L.R. McNichols, Governor MP (1914 - 1997)

Stephen Lucid Robert McNichols (March 7, 1914 – November 25, 1997) was Colorado's 35th Governor from 1957 to 1963. Family roots and early life McNichols' father, William H. McNichols, Denv...

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Daniel I.J. Thornton, Governor MP (1911 - 1976)

Daniel Isaac J. Thornton (January 31, 1911, to January 19, 1976) was a United States cattle breeder and Republican politician who served as the 33rd Governor of the State of Colorado from 1951 to 195...

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Edwin C. Johnson, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1884 - 1970)

Edwin Carl Johnson (January 1, 1884 – May 30, 1970) was a Democratic Party politician who served as Governor of the state of Colorado. Background Edwin Carl Johnson was born in Scandia...

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Clarence Morley, Governor MP (1869 - 1948)

Clarence Joseph Morley (1869–1948) was the 24th Governor of Colorado from 1925 to 1927, serving one two-year term. He was a Republican. Before becoming governor he was a judge in Denver, Color...

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William E. Sweet, Governor MP (1869 - 1942)

William Ellery Sweet (January 27, 1869 – May 9, 1942) was the 23rd Governor of Colorado from 1923–1925. Early life and career William was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 27, 18...

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Oliver H. Shoup, Governor MP (1869 - 1940)

Oliver Henry Nelson Shoup (December 13, 1869 – September 30, 1940) was the 22nd Governor of Colorado from 1919–1923. Oliver Shoup was born in Champaign County, Illinois on December 13...

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Julius C. Gunter, Governor MP (1858 - 1940)

Son of Thomas Montague Gunter (1826-1904) and Marcella (Jackson) Gunter; married, April 30, 1884, to Bettie Brown (1863-1934). Julius Caldeen Gunter (October 31, 1858 – October 26, 1940) w...

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John F. Shafroth, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1854 - 1922)

John Franklin Shafroth (June 9, 1854 – February 20, 1922) was a United States Representative and Senator from Colorado. Born in Fayette, Missouri, he attended the common schools and graduated ...

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Henry Augustus Buchtel, Governor MP (1847 - 1924)

Henry Augustus Buchtel (September 3, 1847 – October 22, 1924) was an American minister, educator, and public official, born near Akron, Ohio. He was the seventeenth governor of Colorado. Hen...

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James Hamilton Peabody, Governor MP (1852 - 1917)

James Hamilton Peabody (August 21, 1852 in Orange County, Vermont - November 23, 1917 in Cañon City, Colorado) was the 13th and 15th Governor of Colorado, and is noted for his public service i...

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James Bradley Orman, Governor MP (1849 - 1919)

James Bradley Orman (November 4, 1849, to July 21, 1919) was an American politician and railroad builder. He served as the 12th Governor of Colorado from 1901 to 1903. He was a Democrat. Orman was ...

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Charles S. Thomas, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1849 - 1934)

Charles Spalding Thomas (December 6, 1849 – June 24, 1934) was a United States Senator from Colorado. Born in Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia, he attended private schools in Georgia and Conne...

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Davis Hanson Waite, Governor MP (1825 - 1901)

Davis Hanson Waite (April 9, 1825 – November 27, 1901) was an American politician. He was a member of the Populist Party, and he served as the eighth Governor of Colorado from 1893 to 1895. ...

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Job Adams Cooper, Governor MP (1843 - 1899)

Job Adams Cooper (November 6, 1843 – January 20, 1899) was a U.S. Republican Party politician. He served as the sixth Governor of the State of Colorado from 1889 to 1891. Early life Job Ad...

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Benjamin Harrison Eaton, Governor MP (1833 - 1904)

Benjamin Harrison Eaton (December 15, 1833 – October 29, 1904) was an American politician, entrepreneur and agriculturalist in the late 19th and early 20th century. Eaton was a founding office...

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James Benton Grant, Governor MP (1848 - 1911)

James Benton Grant (January 2, 1848 – November 1, 1911) was an American mining engineer and the third Governor of Colorado from 1883 to 1885. He was born in Russell County, Alabama and died in...

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Frederick Walker Pitkin, Governor MP (1837 - 1886)

Frederick Walker Pitkin (August 31, 1837 – December 18, 1886), a U.S. Republican Party politician, served as the second Governor of Colorado from 1879 to 1883. Pitkin County, Colorado was name...

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John Long Routt MP (1826 - 1907)

John Long Routt (April 25, 1826 - August 13, 1907) was a U.S. Republican political figure. Born in Eddyville, Kentucky, he served as the first and seventh Governor of Colorado from 1876 to 1879 and 1...

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Bruce King, Governor (1924 - 2009)

Bruce King (April 6, 1924 – November 13, 2009) was an American politician who served three terms as the governor of the state of New Mexico. He was a Democrat. Early life, education, and ear...

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John Burroughs, Governor (1907 - 1978)

) John Burroughs (April 7, 1907 – May 21, 1978) was a New Mexican businessman and the 18th Governor of New Mexico. Burroughs, a Democratic served only one-term and is remembered for honest gov...

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John F. Simms, Governor (1916 - 1975)

John Field Simms, Jr. (1916–1975) was a U.S. politician and judge from the state of New Mexico. He was born in Albuquerque. He was a member of the New Mexico House of Representatives from 1947...

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Edwin L. Mechem, Governor, U.S. Senator (1912 - 2002)

Edwin Leard Mechem (July 2, 1912 – November 27, 2002) was a prominent Republican politician from New Mexico. He served as the 15th, 17th and 19th Governor of New Mexico and represented the sta...

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Thomas J. Mabry, Governor (1884 - 1962)

Thomas Jewett Mabry (October 17, 1884, Carlisle County, Kentucky – December 23, 1962, Albuquerque, New Mexico) was a New Mexico politician and judge, who was Chief Justice of the New Mexico Su...

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John E. Miles, Governor (1884 - 1971)

John Easten Miles (July 28, 1884 – October 7, 1971) was a U.S. politician who served as the 12th Governor of the state of New Mexico. Biography Miles was born in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. H...

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Clyde Tingley, Governor (1882 - 1960)

Clyde K. Tingley (January 5, 1882 – December 24, 1960) was a U.S. politician who served as the 11th Governor of the State of New Mexico. He was a children's healthcare advocate. Biography ...

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Richard C. Dillon, Governor (1877 - 1966)

Richard Charles Dillon (June 24, 1877 – January 5, 1966) was an American politician and the eighth Governor of New Mexico. He held governor's office from January 1, 1927 to January 1, 1931. ...

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James F. Hinkle, Governor (1864 - 1951)

James Fielding Hinkle (October 20, 1864 – March 26, 1951) was an American politician and the sixth Governor of New Mexico. Early life Hinkle was born in Franklin County, Missouri on Octobe...

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Merritt C. Mechem, Governor (1870 - 1946)

Merritt Cramer Mechem (10 October 1870 – 24 May 1946) was a territorial Supreme Court justice and fifth Governor of New Mexico. Early life Mechem was born in Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansa...

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Washington E. Lindsey, Governor (1862 - 1926)

Washington Ellsworth Lindsey (December 20, 1862 - April 5, 1926) was an American politician and the third Governor of New Mexico. Early life Lindsey was born near Armstrong, Ohio on December 20, ...

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Ezequiel Cabeza de Baca, 2nd Governor of New Mexico MP (1864 - 1917)

Ezequiel Cabeza De Baca (November 1, 1864 – February 18, 1917) was the first Hispano elected for office as Lieutenant Governor in New Mexico's first election. His term as Lieutenant Governor w...

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Harold Hughes, Governor, U.S. Senator (1922 - 1996)

Harold Everett Hughes (February 10, 1922 – October 23, 1996) was the 36th Governor of Iowa from 1963 until 1969; he had been a Republican earlier in his life. He also served as a Democratic Un...

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Herschel C. Loveless, Governor (1911 - 1989)

Herschel Cellel Loveless (May 5, 1911 – May 4, 1989) was the 34th Governor of Iowa, from 1957 to 1961. He was also mayor of Ottumwa, Iowa.[1] He was born in 1911 in Hedrick, Iowa and died in 1...

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Leo A. Hoegh, Governor (1908 - 2000)

Leo Arthur Hoegh (pronounced "hoyg") (March 30, 1908– July 15, 2000) was a decorated U.S. Army officer, lawyer and politician who was the 33rd Governor of Iowa from 1955 to 1957. His record ...

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William S. Beardsley, Governor (1901 - 1954)

William Shane "Bill" Beardsley (May 13, 1901 – November 21, 1954) was the 31st Governor of Iowa from 1949 to 1954. Biography Beardsley was born in Beacon, Iowa and grew up in Birmingham, I...

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Bourke B. Hickenlooper, Governor, U.S. Senator (1896 - 1971)

Bourke Blakemore Hickenlooper (July 21, 1896 – September 4, 1971), was a Republican politician from the US state of Iowa. He was lieutenant governor from 1939 to 1943 and then the 29th Governo...

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George A. Wilson, Governor, U.S. Senator (1884 - 1953)

George Allison Wilson (April 1, 1884 – September 8, 1953) was a United States Senator and 28th Governor of Iowa. Personal background Born on a farm near Menlo, Iowa, Wilson attended rural ...

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Nelson G. Kraschel, Governor (1889 - 1957)

Nelson George Kraschel (October 27, 1889 - March 15, 1957) was an American politician of the Democratic Party. He was born on a farm near Macon, Illinois in 1889 and died in Harlan, Iowa in 1957. I...

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Clyde L. Herring, Governor, U.S. Senator (1879 - 1945)

Clyde LaVerne Herring (May 3, 1879 – September 15, 1945), an American politician and Democrat, served as the 26th Governor of Iowa, and then one of its U.S. Senators, during the last part of t...

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Daniel Webster Turner, Governor (1877 - 1969)

Daniel Webster 'Dan' Turner (March 17, 1877 – April 15, 1969), a lifelong Republican, was elected the 25th Governor of Iowa, and served only one term from 1931 to 1933. Biography Daniel We...

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John Hammill, Governor (1875 - 1936)

John Hammill (October 14, 1875 – April 6, 1936) served three terms as the 24th Governor of Iowa from 1925 to 1931. Biography Hammill was born in Linden, Wisconsin. He earned a law degree f...

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Nathan E. Kendall, Governor (1868 - 1936)

Nathan Edward Kendall (March 17, 1868 - November 5, 1936), a Republican politician, was a two-term U.S. Representative from Iowa's 6th congressional district and the 23rd Governor of Iowa. Backgrou...

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William L. Harding, Governor (1877 - 1934)

William Lloyd Harding (October 3, 1877 – December 17, 1934) was an American politician. He was the 22nd Governor of Iowa, from 1917 to 1921. Early life Born in 1877 in Sibley, Iowa, Hardin...

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