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Ezra Perin Savage

ex-governor.

Ezra Perin Savage, American ex-governor. member Neb.

Background

Savage, Ezra Perin was born in 1842 in Connorsville, Indiana, United States. Son of Benjamin Warren and Hannah (Perin) Savage.

Education

Student Iowa (now Grinnell) College. Served under Grant and Sherman in Civil War.

Career

2d, Elvira Hess, of Lyons, Iowa, April, 1896 (died March 1, 1899). Admitted to bar; in grain and implement business, Lyons, Iowa. Cattle raiser, Crawford Company, Iowa, Custer Company, Nebraska.

In business, S. Omaha, Nebraska. Now retired. Was first mayor of S. Omaha. Member Nebraska House of Representatives.

Elected Lieutenant-governor of Nebraska, 1900, succeeding as governor for unexpired term (1901-1903) of Charles Henry Dietrich, resigned. Address: Tacoma, Washington.

Membership

Member Neb.

Connections

Married Anna C. Rich, of Chicago, 1866 (died August 25, 1883).

father:
Benjamin Warren Savage

mother:
Hannah (Perin) Savage

spouse:
Anna C. Rich