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George Wylie (politician)

George Wylie was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly and the Wisconsin State Senate.[1]

BiographyEdit

Wylie was born on January 6, 1848 in Campbeltown, Scotland. He later moved with his parents to Wauwatosa, Wisconsin before moving to a farm in Leeds, Wisconsin in 1864. After retiring from farming, Wylie settled in Morrisonville, Wisconsin.

He was married to Ida Carpenter Wylie, with whom he had a son. Wylie died on December 8, 1926.

Political careerEdit

Wylie was a member of the Assembly in 1897 in 1899 and of the Senate from 1903 to 1904. In addition, he was a member of the county board of Columbia County, Wisconsin. He was a Republican.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Journal of Proceedings of the Fifty-Eighth Session of the Wisconsin Legislature. Madison, Wisconsin: Democrat Printing Company. 1927. pp. 422–423.