|3rd Lieutenant Governor of Washington|
January 11, 1897 –January 14, 1901
|Governor||John Rankin Rogers|
|Preceded by||F.H. Luce|
|Succeeded by||Henry McBride|
|Born||October 10, 1859|
North Yamhill, Oregon, U.S.
|Died||December 8, 1926 67) (aged|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Thurston Edward Daniels (October 10, 1859 – December 8, 1926) was a Populist politician from the U.S. state of Washington.He served as the third Lieutenant Governor of Washington.
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