Oliver H. Shoup, Governor

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Oliver Henry Nelson Shoup

Death: Died
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Son of William Rufus Shoup and Fidelia Janette Marie Ferris

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About Oliver H. Shoup, Governor


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, 1869 to William and Delia Shoup. He lived in Illinois, until he was 13 years old, when they moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado. He died of a heart attack on September 30, 1940 in his home.

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Age 71