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Ivy Baker Priest
Birth: Sep. 7, 1905
Death: Jun. 23, 1975

Treasurer of the United States. Born in Kimberly, Utah, she began her public political career in 1932, as a delegate to the GOP Utah State convention. During the 1940s, she served for several years as Utah's Republican National Committeewoman and was credited with the successful drive to get out the women's vote for President Dwight Eisenhower's victory in 1952. In 1953, President Eisenhower appointed her the 30th Treasurer of the United States, serving until 1961. After her eight years in national office, she continued her political career by being the first woman elected California State Treasurer in 1966 and served until her death from cancer at age 69 in Santa Monica, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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  Roy F Priest (1884 - 1959)
  Sidney W Stevens (1902 - 1972)
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
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Record added: Nov 03, 2003
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