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George Washington Lindsay

George Washington Lindsay was a United States Representative from New York.


  • He attended the public schools.


  • Was engaged in the real estate business.

    He was a member of the Democratic State committee and served as leader of the assembly district, was appointed as a confidential investigator in the State insurance department; he was elected to the New York State Assembly in the latter year. He declined to be a candidate for renomination, and was deputy tenement-house commissioner for Brooklyn and Queens County.

    Lindsay was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-eighth and to the five succeeding Congresses, holding office. He was an unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 1934 and resumed the real estate business.


George Lindsay
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Born March 28, 1865
Died March 16, 1938
(aged 72)
  • 1886 - 1892
    deputy coroner of Kings County
  • 1914 - 1920
    confidential investigator, State insurance department
  • 1919 - 1934
    member, Democratic State committee
  • 1921 - 1923
    deputy tenement-house commissioner, Brooklyn and Queens County
  • April 3, 1923 - March 1, 1935
    Democrat to the Sixty-eighth and to the five succeeding Congresses


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