Home » Political Leader » Politician » Sutherland, George

Sutherland, George

Born: 1862 AD
Died: 1942 AD
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.