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George Washington Lindsay

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

Background

  • Lindsay, George Washington was born on March 28, 1865 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of George Henry and Mary (Beattie) Lindsay.

  • Education

    • He attended the public schools.

    Career

    • 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.

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    George Lindsay
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    Born March 28, 1865
    Died March 16, 1938
    (aged 72)
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    • 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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