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  Taylor, Samuel “Sam” Tesitor
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  1955-01-01  
 
NameSamuel “Sam” Tesitor Taylor
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Walsenberg, Colorado , United States
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Born January 04, 1903
DiedMarch 23, 1977 (74 years)
ContributorBrentinCO
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Oct 09, 2018 11:30pm
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InfoSenate Minority Leader: 1953; 1955-56; 1963-70 Senate Majority Leader: 1957-1960 Senate President Pro Tem: 1961-62 Senate Assistant Minority Leader: 1971-72

Attorney

Along with Casimiro Barela, was longest-serving legislator (40 years)

Former state senator. He worked in the mines before taking the senate seat for the first time in 1934.

He had been in a nursing home in Trinidad when he died.

He was born in Hastings, Colorado, in Las Animas County, the youngest of 11 children.

Husband Of Nina, Father of Sam Jr.

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  11/08/1966 CO State Senate 17 Won 63.23% (+26.45%)
  11/06/1956 CO Lieutenant Governor Lost 49.84% (-0.31%)
  09/11/1956 CO Lieutenant Governor - D Primary Won 52.53% (+5.06%)
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