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George Williams Cassidy
Birth: Apr. 26, 1836
Bourbon County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 1892
Washoe County
Nevada, USA

U.S. Congressman. Moving to Nevada, in 1870, he studied law but never practiced, engaged in newspaper work and was a member of the Nevada State Senate, (1872-79). In 1881, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-seventh and Forty-eighth Congresses, serving until 1885. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was appointed by President Cleveland, national bank examiner for Nevada, Utah, California and Colorado, serving (1886-90). Nominated as a candidate for election to the Fifty-third Congress in 1882, he died before the election at age 56. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Hillside Cemetery
Washoe County
Nevada, USA
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Record added: Feb 05, 2003
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George Williams Cassidy
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