Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File

From Library of Congress Name Authority File

us: Carey, Joseph M. (Joseph Maull), 1845-1924

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Carey, Mr. (Joseph Maull), 1845-1924
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1845-01-19
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1924-02-05
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Milton (Del.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Cheyenne (Wyo.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Pennsylvania. Department of Law
        • Affiliation End: 1864
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States Centennial Commission
        • Affiliation Start: 1872
        • Affiliation End: 1876
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Republican National Committee (U.S.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1876
        • Affiliation End: 1897
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Cheyenne (Wyo.). Mayor
        • Affiliation Start: 1881
        • Affiliation End: 1885
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
        • Affiliation Start: 1885
        • Affiliation End: 1890
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Unites States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1890
        • Affiliation End: 1895
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Legislators
          (lcsh) Lawyers
            (lcsh) Governors
              (lcsh) Mayors
          • Related Terms

            • us: Wyoming. Governor (1911-1915 : Carey)
          • Sources

            • found: NUCMC data from LOC, Mss. Div. for Van Devanter, W. Papers, 1884-1941 (Joseph M. Carey; 1845-1924)
            • found: WwWA, 1897-1942 (Carey, Joseph Maull; 1845-1924; gov., Wyo.; s. Robert Hood & Susan (Davis) C.; m. Louisa David; orig. from Pa. & Del.; moved to Wyo., 1869; interests in cattle & real est.; U.S. Dist. Atty., Wyo. Terr.; mayor, Cheyenne; del., 49th-51st Congresses; governor, Wyo., 1911-15)
            • found: NUCMC data from Wyo. St. Archives for His Papers, 1911-1915 (Gov. Joseph M. Carey; governor of Wyo. 1911-1915)
            • found: David Barnhart, 1890: p. 1 (Mr. Carey, from the Committee on Military Affairs)
            • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, August 25, 2016 (Carey, Joseph Maull, (father of Robert Davis Carey), a Delegate from the Territory of Wyoming and a Senator from Wyoming; born in Milton, Sussex County, Del., January 19, 1845; attended the common schools, Fort Edward Collegiate Institute, and Union College, New York; graduated from the law department of the University of Pennsylvania at Philadelphia in 1864; admitted to the bar in 1867 and commenced practice in Philadelphia; United States attorney for the Territory of Wyoming upon its organization 1869-1871; associate justice of the supreme court of the Territory of Wyoming 1871-1876; retired from the bench and engaged in the cattle and ranching business; member of the United States Centennial Commission 1872-1876; member of the Republican National Committee 1876-1897; mayor of Cheyenne, Wyo., 1881-1885; elected as a Republican to the Forty-ninth, Fiftieth, and Fifty-first Congresses and served from March 4, 1885, until July 10, 1890, when the Territory became a State; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate and served from November 15, 1890, until March 3, 1895; unsuccessful candidate in 1895 for reelection; chairman, Committee on Education and Labor (Fifty-second Congress); resumed the practice of law in Cheyenne, Wyo.; Governor of Wyoming 1911-1915; one of the organizers of the Progressive Party in 1912; vice president of the Federal Land Bank; member of the board of trustees of the University of Wyoming at Laramie; died in Cheyenne, Wyo., February 5, 1924; interment in Lakeview Cemetery)
          • Change Notes

            • 1987-02-13: new
            • 2016-08-30: revised
          • Alternate Formats