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Elmo Everett Smith
Birth: Nov. 19, 1909
Death: Jul. 15, 1968

Elmo Smith was born in Colorado on Nov. 19, 1909. In 1948 he was elected to the Oregon State Senate, where he worked on a weight-mile tax for highway usage. As President of the Senate, he became Governor of Oregon upon the death of Gov. Patterson in 1956. Elmo Smith served as Governor of Oregon for only a year, failing in a reelection bid. He then returned to publishing, purchasing the Albany Democrat Herald among other papers. He died in Albany, Oregon on July 15, 1968. (bio by: RB) 
 
Burial:
Willamette Memorial Park
Albany
Linn County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: RB
Record added: Nov 15, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5963270
Elmo Everett Smith
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Elmo Everett Smith
Added by: RB
 
Elmo Everett Smith
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