Thurston Daniels

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Thurston Daniels
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3rd Lieutenant Governor of Washington
In office
January 13, 1897 January 16, 1901
Governor John Rankin Rogers
Preceded by F.H. Luce
Succeeded by Henry McBride
Personal details
Born(1859-10-10)October 10, 1859
North Yamhill, Oregon, U.S.
DiedDecember 8, 1926(1926-12-08) (aged 67)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Political party Populist

Thurston Edward Daniels (October 10, 1859 – December 8, 1926) was a Populist politician from the U.S. state of Washington. [1] He served as the third Lieutenant Governor of Washington. [2]

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  1. "Thurston Daniels" Washington State Legislature. Retrieved 2015-09-06.
Political offices
Preceded by
F.H. Luce
Lieutenant Governor of Washington
Succeeded by
Henry McBride