Levi Ankeny Edit Profile
He attended the rural schools and later Kingsley Academy in Portland.
He worked in business in Lewiston, Idaho. Orofino, Idaho; and Florence, Idaho. He also became the mayor of Lewiston.
He moved to Walla Walla, Washington and engaged in banking. In 1902 he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate, and served from March 4, 1903 to March 4, 1909. He failed to be renominated in 1908.
He was chairman of the Committee on Coast and Insular Survey (Fifty-eighth and Fifty-ninth Congresses). He worked in banking in Walla Walla until his death on March 29, 1921 and was interred at the Masonic Cemetery.
He was appointed a member of the Pan-American Exposition Commission and became its chairman.
Married Jennie, d.