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Edward Peter Carville
Birth: May 14, 1885
Death: Jun. 27, 1956

Nevada Governor, US Senator. Born in Mound Valley, Nevada, he graduated from the University of Notre Dame, was admitted to the bar in 1909 and commenced practice in Elko, Nevada. He was district attorney of Elko County (1912-18), district judge of Elko County (1928-34), United States Attorney for Nevada, (1934-38) and elected the 18th Governor of Nevada, serving (1939-45). In 1945, he was appointed as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of James G. Scrugham and served (1945-47). An unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law in Reno, Nevada, until his death at age 71. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward F Carville (1846 - 1931)
  Emily Ellen Porcher Carville (1859 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Irma Marie Callahan Carville (1890 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Edward Deming Carville (1912 - 1951)*
  Richard Allen Carville (1915 - 1951)*
  Doris Elizabeth Carville (1922 - 1924)*
  Robert Thomas Carville (1927 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Peter Carville (1885 - 1956)
  Alyn Robert Carville (1886 - 1942)*
  Frances Henrietta Carville (1889 - 1969)*
  Irma Marie Callahan Carville (1890 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery
Reno
Washoe County
Nevada, USA
Plot: Nevada Memorial Mausoleum
 
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Record added: Jan 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7125947
Edward Peter Carville
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Edward Peter Carville
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