Vail Montgomery Pittman


Vail Montgomery Pittman Famous memorial

Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi, USA
Death 29 Nov 1964 (aged 84)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA
Memorial ID 11257227 View Source

19th Governor of Nevada. A native of Vicksburg, Mississippi, he moved to Nevada in 1904 where, after a stint in the lumber and coal industry he became involved in the newspaper industry, owning several newspaper companies. He served as Governor of Nevada from 1945 to 1951. He was the son of William Buckner Pittman and Catherine Key and brother to Key Pittman. He married Ida Louise Brewington on May 20, 1919 in Reno, Nevada.

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  • Originally Created by: Bigwoo
  • Added: 28 Jun 2005
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Vail Montgomery Pittman (17 Sep 1880–29 Nov 1964), Find a Grave Memorial ID 11257227, citing Masonic Memorial Gardens, Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .