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Frederick Bennett Balzar
Birth: Jun. 15, 1880
Death: Mar. 21, 1934

Nevada Governor. Only the second native Nevadan to become governor, the Virginia City native worked as a miner, a railroad conducter and owned a butcher store before serving as governor from 1927 to 1934. He was in the state assembly and senate as well as sheriff of Mineral County. During his term, he signed the state's open gambling law and six-week divorce law. He died while in office. (bio by: Bigwoo) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Edna Idelle Sinnamon Balzar (1882 - 1943)*
 
 Children:
  Phylis Rae Balzar Vargas (1906 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Masonic Memorial Gardens
Reno
Washoe County
Nevada, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 05, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7151998
Frederick Bennett Balzar
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Frederick Bennett Balzar
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Frederick Bennett Balzar
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- la vita eterna
 Added: Mar. 28, 2013
In memory of my grand uncle Fred
- Linda
 Added: Apr. 24, 2012

- Bill
 Added: Feb. 20, 2012
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