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 Elmo Everett Smith

Elmo Everett Smith

Birth
Grand Junction, Mesa County, Colorado, USA
Death 15 Jul 1968 (aged 58)
Albany, Linn County, Oregon, USA
Burial Albany, Linn County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 5963270 · View Source
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Oregon Governor. He was born in Colorado on Nov. 19, 1909. In 1948 he was elected to the Oregon State Senate, where he worked on a weight-mile tax for highway usage. As President of the Senate, he became Governor of Oregon upon the death of Gov. Patterson in 1956. Elmo Smith served as Governor of Oregon for only a year, failing in a reelection bid. He then returned to publishing, purchasing the Albany Democrat Herald among other papers. He died in Albany, Oregon on July 15, 1968.

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  • Originally Created by: RB
  • Added: 15 Nov 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5963270
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elmo Everett Smith (19 Nov 1909–15 Jul 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5963270, citing Willamette Memorial Park, Albany, Linn County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .