James M. Stevens

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James M. Stevens
8th Lieutenant Governor of Idaho
In office
January 5, 1903 – January 2, 1905
GovernorJohn T. Morrison
Preceded byThomas F. Terrell
Succeeded byBurpee L. Steeves
Personal details
Born(1873-01-30)January 30, 1873
Banks of the Snake River, near Blackfoot, Oneida County, Idaho
DiedAugust 22, 1937(1937-08-22) (aged 64)
Los Angeles, California
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Finnetta E. Garrett
Mabel Harroun
ResidenceBlackfoot, Idaho
Alma materStanford University
Professionattorney, judge

James M. Stevens (January 30, 1873 – August 22, 1937) was a Republican politician from Idaho. He served as the eighth Lieutenant Governor of Idaho. Stevens was elected in 1903 along with Governor John T. Morrison. Stevens was born at a home on the banks of the Snake River, in Oneida County, Idaho, near the city of Blackfoot. He married Finnetta Garrett of England and had four children: Emma, James M., Abbie, Richard.[1] He died of a heart attack following a short illness at his home in Los Angeles, California in 1937. He had been employed by the City of Los Angeles at the time of his death as assistant city attorney.[2][3]


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  2. ^ "Funeral Date Set", Oakland Tribune, Monday, August 23, 1937, Oakland, California, United States Of America
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  • "Executive Branch" (PDF). Idaho Bluebook. State of Idaho. pp. 70–72. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 17, 2010. Retrieved August 14, 2010.
Political offices
Preceded by
Thomas F. Terrell
Lieutenant Governor of Idaho
January 5, 1903–January 2, 1905
Succeeded by
Burpee L. Steeves