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George Washington Fithian
Birth: Jul. 4, 1854
Willow Hill
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1921
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar in 1875 and the was prosecuting attorney of Jasper County, Illinos, 1876 to 1884. In 1889, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-first, Fifty-second and Fifty-third Congresses, serving until 1895. A unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law and engaged in agricultural pursuits until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary A Martin Fithian (1858 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Sidney Breese Fithian (1878 - 1959)*
  George Roland Fithian (1880 - 1944)*
  Glover Fithian (1885 - 1888)*
 
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Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Newton
Jasper County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Dec 05, 2007
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