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Secretary of State

George Henry CARSWELL, American Secretary of State. Member of Masons; Shriners; Odd Fellows.


CARSWELL, George Henry was born on October 21, 1874 in Irwinton, Wilkinson Company, Georgia, United States. Son of Matthew James and Ellen (Huff) Carswell.


Mercer University, Bachelor of Laws, 1900.


Solicitor Company Court, Wilkinson Company, 1900-1902. Member State House of Representative Georgia, 1902-1904, 1909-1910, 1919-1920, 1917-1922. State Senator, Georgia from Twenty-first District, 1905-1906, 1917-1918, 1923.

Served as President Senate, 1923. Secretary of State, Georgia, since 1928.


Member of Masons; Shriners. Odd Fellows.


Spouse Ethel Wood, November 26, 1902.