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us: Murray, George W. (George Washington), 1853-1926

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • George Washington
  • Variants

    • us: Murray, G. W. (George Washington), 1853-1926
    • us: Murray, Geo. W. (George Washington), 1853-1926
    • us: Murray, George Washington, 1853-1926
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1853-09-22
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1926-04-21
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Sumter County (S.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Chicago (Ill.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of South Carolina
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Charleston Customs House
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Educators
          (lcsh) Agriculturists
            (lcsh) Legislators
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        • Sources

          • found: Silver, 1893: t.p. (Hon. George W. Murray, of South Carolina)
          • found: Biog. direct. of the U.S. Congress (WWW), 12 April 2000 (Murray, George Washington; 1853-1926; U.S. Representative from South Carolina)
          • found: RLIN, 13 April 2000 (hdg.: Murray, George Washington, 1853-1926; usage: Hon. G.W. Murray; Geo. W. Murray
          • found: Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition, accessed March 13, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Murray, George Washington; slave, educator, agriculturist, farmer organization leader, U.S. representative, inventor; born 22 September 1853 near Rembert, Sumter County, South Carolina, United States; attended the University of South Carolina (1874 -1876); was appointed inspector of customs in the Charleston Customs House (1890); was elected to two terms in Congress (1893-1895 and 1895-1897); received numerous patents for inventing improved farm implements; moved to Chicago, Illinois, where he wrote two books on race relations that were privately printed: Race Ideals (1914) and Light in Dark Places (1925); died 21 April 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, United States)
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          • 2000-04-12: new
          • 2015-08-31: revised
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