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George West

George West, British paper manufacturer, congressman. member of New York State House of Representatives, 1872-1876; member United States House of Representatives (Republican) from New York, 47th, 49th-50th congresses, 1881-1883, 85-89.

Background

  • West, George was born on February 17, 1823 in Bradninch, England. Son of George and Jane West.

  • Career

    • Engaged in paper mfg.

    Membership

    Member of New York State House of Representatives, 1872-1876. Member United States House of Representatives (Republican) from New York, 47th, 49th-50th congresses, 1881-1883, 85-89.

    Connections

    • Married Louisa Rose, 1844, 2 children.
    • father: George West
    • mother: Jane West
    • spouse: Louisa Rose
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    Born February 17, 1823
    Died September 20, 1901
    (aged 78)
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