George W. Emery Photo

George W. Emery

Born: Aug 13, 1830

Death: Jul 10, 1909

Birthplace: Penobscot

Profession: Lawyer

Nationality: United States

George W. Emery

Date of Birth : Aug 13, 1830
Date of Death : Jul 10, 1909
Birth Place : Penobscot

George W. Emery was the eleventh governor of Utah Territory. Emery was appointed by President Ulysses S. Grant for Supervisor of Internal Revenue for the confederate states from 1870 to 1874 and governor in 1875. After his term ended in 1880, the Utah Legislature named Emery County, Utah in honor of him.


  • Lawyer
  • Politician

Also known as

  • George Emery
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