Edward Augustus Stevenson

Edward Augustus Stevenson

Birth
Lowville, Lewis County, New York, USA
Death 6 Jul 1895 (aged 64)
Burial Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA
Plot Block 1, Lot 12
Memorial ID 20287599 · View Source
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US Territorial Governor. He moved to California during the Gold Rush and served in its State Legislature 1854 to 1856 and 1860 to 1861, with a stint as Speaker in 1860. He later served the Idaho Territorial Council from 1866 to 1868 and again from 1876 to 1878. Stevenson was Territorial Governor of Idaho for President Grover Cleveland in 1885. In 1894 he unsuccessfully ran for Governor of Idaho and soon after returned to California.

Bio by: Dr. Bob Schneider



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Dr. Bob Schneider
  • Added: 4 Jul 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20287599
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Augustus Stevenson (15 Jun 1831–6 Jul 1895), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20287599, citing Pioneer Cemetery, Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .