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Peter C. CANIZARO

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Peter C. CANIZARO, Vice-President, Board of Trustees of State Charity Hospital. Member of Masons. Scottish Rite, Shrine; Knights of Pythias.; Columbian Woodman; Grotto. Club: Italian Literary.

Background

CANIZARO, Peter C. was born on November 11, 1877 in Paggioreale, Italy. Son of James and Concetta (Corte) Canizaro.

Education

Common School; Home Study. Correspondence Course in Law.

Career

Appointed Judge Advocate General of Mississippi National Guard, ranking as major, 1906. Elected, Member Mississippi Legislature, 1920-1928. Chairman, Judiciary Committee, Division C, 1924-1928.

Member, comm, for appropriations, constitutions municipality: appointed general state chairman, Italian extraction division, Democrat in Presidential campaign, 1928. State reprinted to Electoral College, of American Civic Alliance. Vice-President., Board of Trustees, State Charity Hospital, April 1929-1933.

Law examination. September 1907, admitted to Bar, September 1907.

Membership

Member of Masons. Scottish Rite, Shrine. Knights of Pythias.; Columbian Woodman. Grotto. Club: Italian Literary.

Connections

Spouse Josephine Guido, February 6, 1906.