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 James Warren Nye

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James Warren Nye Famous memorial

Birth
DeRuyter, Madison County, New York, USA
Death 25 Dec 1876 (aged 61)
White Plains, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 7255410 View Source

Nevada Territorial Governor, US Senator. He was appointed by President Abraham Lincoln as Governor of the newly-created territory of Nevada in 1861. He served in that office until 1864, when Nevada was admitted to the Union as the 36th state. He was then elected as a Republican Senator from Nevada to the United States Senate, joining William Morris Stewart as the State's first two Senators. He served from 1865 until 1873.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 11 Mar 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7255410
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7255410/james-warren-nye : accessed ), memorial page for James Warren Nye (10 Jun 1815–25 Dec 1876), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7255410, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .