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Sutherland, George

Born: 1862 AD
Died: 1942 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Politician


1862 - Born on March 25th in in Buckinghamshire, England. Representative and a Senator from Utah.

1863 - Immigrated to the United States with his parents, who were Mormon converts, and settled in Springville, Utah County, Utah.

1883 - Studied law at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and admitted to the bar then commenced practice in Provo, Utah.

1890 - An unsuccessful candidate for mayor of Provo.

1892 - An unsuccessful candidate for Territorial representative in Congress.

1897 - A member of the State Senate.

1901-1903 - Elected as a Republican to the Fifty-seventh Congress.

1904 - Elected as a Republican to the United States Senate.

1905 - Senator from Utah.

1916-1917 - President of the American Bar Association.

1922 - Appointed by President Warren Harding in September an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

1942 - Died on July 18th in Stockbridge, Massachusetts.


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