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William Rainey Marshall

William R. Marshall, 1881Fifth State Governor 
January 8, 1866 - January 9, 1870

Born: October 17, 1825
near Columbia, Missouri

Died: January 8, 1896
in Pasadena, California

First Lady: Abby Langford (married 1854)

Occupation: Merchant, farmer, publisher, banker, railroad commissioner, legislator

Party: Republican