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  Larrazolo, Octaviano Ambrosio
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NameOctaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo
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Albuquerque, New Mexico , United States
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Born December 07, 1859
DiedApril 07, 1930 (70 years)
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Sep 30, 2017 06:54pm
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Infoa Senator from New Mexico; born in El Valle de San Bartolo (now Allende), State of Chihuahua, Mexico, December 7, 1859; moved to Tucson, Ariz., in 1870 as a protege of the bishop of Arizona; studied theology and attended St. Michael´┐Żs College at Santa Fe, N.Mex., in 1875 and 1876; taught in the public schools in Tucson and in El Paso County, Texas; clerk of the district court at El Paso; clerk of the United States District and Circuit Courts for the Western District of Texas at El Paso, Tex.; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1888; elected district attorney for the western district of Texas in 1890 and reelected in 1892; moved to Las Vegas, N.Mex., in 1895 and resumed the practice of law; unsuccessful Democratic candidate for election as a Delegate to Congress from New Mexico in 1890, 1900, and 1908; changed affiliation to the Republican Party in 1911; elected Governor of New Mexico in 1918; member, New Mexico house of representatives in 1927 and 1928; elected on November 6, 1928, as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Andrieus A. Jones and served from December 7, 1928, to March 3, 1929; due to illness, was not a candidate for the full term; resumed the practice of law; died in Albuquerque, N.Mex., April 7, 1930; interment in Santa Barbara Cemetery in Albuquerque.


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  11/06/1928 NM US Senate Won 55.65% (+11.31%)
  11/05/1918 NM Governor Won 50.50% (+2.80%)
  11/03/1908 NM Territorial Delegate Lost 48.72% (-0.69%)
  11/06/1906 NM Territorial Delegate Lost 0.00% (-100.00%)
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