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William John McConnell
Birth: Sep. 18, 1839
Commerce
Oakland County
Michigan, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1925
Moscow
Latah County
Idaho, USA

Republican politician from Idaho. He served in the US Senate from Idaho from 1890-1891 and as Governor of Idaho from 1892-1896. In 1897 he was appointed as Indian inspector by President McKinley and served until 1901. In 1909, President Taft appointed him as inspector of Immigration Services where he served until his death in 1925. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
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 Parents:
  James McConnell (1793 - 1880)
  Nancy Coulter McConnell (1802 - 1859)
 
 Spouse:
  Louisa Brown McConnell (1846 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Franklin McConnell (1867 - 1916)*
  Mary Mamie McConnell Borah (1870 - 1976)*
  Olive May McConnell Lueddemann (1876 - 1972)*
  Carrie I. McConnell Bush (1881 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  James McConnell (1829 - 1880)*
  William John McConnell (1839 - 1925)
  Richard Davis McConnell (1841 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moscow Cemetery
Moscow
Latah County
Idaho, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Sep 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7846325
William John McConnell
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William John McConnell
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