George Tobey Anthony (1877-1879)

Anthony George

Politician, Governor

Died: 5 August 1896, Topeka, Kansas.

  1. Annual Message, 1877
  2. Message of a Retiring Governor, 1879

George T. Anthony, a Leavenworth newspaperman, moved to Kansas from New York in November 1865, at age 41. After a single term in the governor's office, he served in the state legislature and on the State Board of Railroad Commissioners. Anthony died in Topeka on August 5, 1896.

Governor biographies courtesy of the Kansas Historical Society.