Edward Prentiss Costigan

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Edward Prentiss Costigan

King William County, Virginia, USA
Death 17 Jan 1939 (aged 64)
Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 7362972 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. He moved to Colorado with parents in 1877, later studied law, was admitted to the bar in Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1897, graduated from Harvard University in 1899 and commenced the practice of law in Denver, Colorado, in 1900. He was one of the founders of the Progressive Party in Colorado in 1912 and was appointed a member of the United States Tariff Commission by President Woodrow Wilson, serving (1917-28). In 1930, he was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate, serving until 1937. After his term, he retired from professional and political activities until his death at age 64.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Prentiss Costigan (1 Jul 1874–17 Jan 1939), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7362972, citing Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .