Joseph Hopkins Millard

Joseph Hopkins Millard

Ontario, Canada
Death 13 Jan 1922 (aged 85)
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Lot 217
Memorial ID 13061 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. Moving with his parents to America, he settled Omaha, Nebraska, in 1856 and engaged in the land business. He became director-president, of the Omaha National Bank and was one of the incorporators of the Omaha & Northwestern Railroad Company 1869. He also was Mayor of Omaha, (1871-72) and was a director of the Union Pacific Railroad Company. In 1901, he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, serving until 1907. Not a candidate for reelection, he resumed his banking business interests until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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