George Ainslie, American lawyer. Member Territorial legislative council, 1865-1866; member State Constitutional Convention, 1889; member Democratic National Committee, 1896-1900.
Ainslie, George was born on October 30, 1838 in Boonville, Missouri, United States. Son of John Ainslie.
One year at St. Saint Louis University.
Admitted to Missouri bar, April, and went to Colorado (then known as “Pike’s Peak”), 1860. Practiced law at Gregory Diggings, 1860-1862. With a company of 16 men went to headwaters of Salmon River, in what is now Idaho, prospecting for gold, 1862.
Later mined, and practiced law in Idaho.
Member Territorial legislative council, 1865-1866. Member State Constitutional Convention, 1889. Member Democratic National Committee, 1896-1900.