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Joseph McMurray Devine

  • Birth 15 Mar 1861 Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 31 Aug 1938 Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota, USA
  • Burial Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota, USA
  • Memorial ID 7252590

North Dakota Governor. He served as Governor of North Dakota for less then a year after the death of Governor Frank Briggs in August 1898. After leaving office in 1899 he would go on to become Lieutenant Governor under Frederick Fancher. He was also very active in the North Dakota Education Association, and in 1900 became Superintendent of Schools for the state. In 1922 he was also appointed state immigration commissioner.

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  • Originally Created by: Lisa
  • Added: 10 Mar 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7252590
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph McMurray Devine (15 Mar 1861–31 Aug 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7252590, citing Mandan Union Cemetery, Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .