US -Blasdel, Henry Goode - Governor of NV

Henry Goode Blasdel:
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Born: January 20, 1825
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Birthplace: Lawrenceburg Indiana
Father: Jacob Blasdel 1782 – 1841
(Buried: Cambridge Cemetery Dearborn Indiana)
Mother: Elizabeth “Eliza” Weaver 1791 – 1878
(Buried: Zion Lutheran Cemetery Manchester Indiana)
Wife: Sarah Jane Cox 1827 – 1904
(Buried: Mountain View Cemetery Oakland California)
Children:

Sherrill Weaver Blasdel 1848 – 1935
(Buried: River View Cemetery Portland Oregon)
Henry Goode Blasdel Jr. 1857 – 1915
(Buried: Mountain View Cemetery Oakland California)
Lillian May “Lillie” Blasdel Keyse 1863 – 1931
(Buried: Mountain View Cemetery Oakland California)


Political Party: Republican Party

Occupation before War:

Miner, Farmer, Merchant and River Boat Captain

Civil War Career:
1861 – 1864: Recorder for Storey County Nevada Territory
1864: Member of National Union League for reelection of Lincoln
1864 – 1871: 1st​ Governor of the State of Nevada
1864 – 1871: Helped Organize State Government of Nevada

Occupation after War:
1864 – 1871: 1st​ Governor of the State of Nevada
1864 – 1871: Helped Organize State Government of Nevada
1871 – 1891: Miner and Milling in Nevada
1891 – 1900: Miner and Milling in Oakland California


Died:
July 26, 1900
Place of Death: Oakland California
Age at time of Death: 75 years old
Burial Place: Mountain View Cemetery Oakland California
 

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During his first administration he helped quell an uprising with the Shoshoni Indians by personally meeting with them. This is looked on as one of his "war efforts" by not having to send troops who were needed elsewhere.
 
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