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Walter S. Goodland

AKA Walter Samuel Goodland

Born: 22-Dec-1862
Birthplace: Sharon, WI
Died: 12-Mar-1947
Location of death: Madison, WI
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Graceland Cemetery, Racine, WI

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Wisconsin, 1943-47

Military service: Michigan National Guard (two years, Capt.)

Wife: Christena Lewis (m. 26-Apr-1883, d. 24-Nov-1896, two daughters, three sons)
Daughter: Mary
Son: John
Son: Kenneth
Son: Rudyard
Daughter: Mabel
Wife: Annie Lewis (one child)
Wife: Madge R. Risney

    University: Lawrence University (one year)

    Governor of Wisconsin (4-Jan-1943 to 12-Mar-1947)
    Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin (1939-43)
    Wisconsin State Senate (1927-34)
    Mayor of Racine, WI (1911-15)
    Racine Daily Times Publisher (1902-33)
    Beloit Daily News Co-Publisher (1899-1900)
    The Ironwood Times Editor and Publisher (1888-95)
    The Wakefield Bulletin Editor and Publisher (1887-88)
    State Bar of Wisconsin 1886

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