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Francis Griffith Newlands
Birth: Aug. 28, 1848
Natchez
Adams County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1917
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

A San Francisco lawyer, he moved to Nevada in 1888 and was elected as a United States Representative from Nevada, serving from 1893 to 1903. He was a United States Senator from Nevada from 1903 until his death in 1917. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Clara Adelaide Sharon Newlands (1853 - 1882)
  Edith McAllister Newlands (1860 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Edith Newlands Johnston (1876 - 1965)*
  Janet Newlands Johnston (1878 - 1965)*
  Hall McAllister Newlands (1890 - 1892)*
  John Cutler Newlands (1893 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Rock Creek, Lot 592 East
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jan 03, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7050788
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Francis Griffith Newlands
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Francis Griffith Newlands
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Son of James Birney and Jessie (Barland) Newlands. Student for a while at Yale and Columbia Law School. Married in 1874 to Clara Adelaide Sharon; in 1888, Edith McAllister, of California. (From Who's Who in the World, 1912).
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