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Bainbridge Colby
Birth: Dec. 22, 1869
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1950
Bemus Point
Chautauqua County
New York, USA

Presidential Cabinet Secretary. In 1891, he began law practice in New York City, became active in Republican politics and was on the 29th New York State Assembly 1901 to 02. He left the party with Theodore Roosevelt in 1912, to found the National Progressive party. During World War I he served on the United States Shipping Board, became a close confidant of President Woodrow Wilson and was appointed United States Secretary of State in President Wilson's cabinet, serving 1920 to 1921. After Wilson's term of office ended, he was a partner in Wilson's law firm from 1921 until 1923 and continued with the law for the remainder of his career. He was also the personal attorney for author Mark Twain. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Bemus Point Cemetery
Ellery Center
Chautauqua County
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: daytonflyers (inactive)
Record added: Feb 20, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10505367
Bainbridge Colby
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Bainbridge Colby
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Bainbridge Colby
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- Kat
 Added: Apr. 11, 2014

- Alan Brownsten
 Added: Apr. 11, 2014
Bainbridge Colby:Sir, thank for serving as United States Secretary of State in President Wilson's cabinet, serving 1920 to 1921, happy birthday!
- MFPS
 Added: Dec. 22, 2013
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