Thomas Andrew Osborn (1873-1877)
Born: 26 October 1836, Meadville, Pennsylvania
Died: 4 February 1898, Pennsylvania.
Born at Meadville, Pennsylvania, on October 26, 1836, Thomas Osborn moved to Kansas during the 1850s. After two terms in the state house (1873-1877), Osborn served as minister to Chile and Brazil under Presidents Rutherford B. Hayes and James A. Garfield. The former governor died in Pennsylvania on February 4, 1898.
Governor biographies courtesy of the Kansas Historical Society.