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Moses Pierce Kinkaid

Moses Pierce Kinkaid, American congressman. Member Nebraska Senate, 1883-1885; member 58th to 67th Congresses (1903-1923), 6th Nebraska District.

Background

  • Kinkaid, Moses Pierce was born on January 24, 1854 in in Monongalia Company, West Virginia, United States. Son of John and Amelia Kinkaid.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, University of Michigan, 1876 (president class of 1876).

    Career

    • Practiced in Henry Company, Illinois, 1876-1880, Pierre, South Dakot, 1880-1881, Holt Company, Nebraska, since 1881.

    Works

    • Author of One Section homestead law which has promoted the development of Nebraska.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Nebraska Senate, 1883-1885. Member 58th to 67th Congresses (1903-1923), 6th Nebraska District.

    Connections

    • father: John Kinkaid
    • mother: Amelia Kinkaid
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    Born January 24, 1854
    Died July 6, 1922
    (aged 68)
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