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George Law Curry

territorial governor

George Law Curry, American territorial governor. Served 2 terms as president Mechanics Apprentices’ library association of Boston, 1838; member legislature Oregon Provisional Government, 1848-1849; member lower house Oregon Territorial Legislature, 1851-1852.

Background

Curry, George Law was born on July 2, 1820 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George Curry.

Career

Editor newspaper Ore. Chief clk.

Membership

Served 2 terms as president Mechanics Apprentices’ library association of Boston, 1838. Member legislature Oregon Provisional Government, 1848-1849. Member lower house Oregon Territorial Legislature, 1851-1852.

Connections

Married Chloe Boone, March 1848.

father:
George Curry. Curry

spouse:
Chloe Boone