George Washington Carroll

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George Carroll
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Personal details
Born
George Washington Carroll

(1855-04-01)April 1, 1855
Mansfield, Louisiana, U.S.
DiedDecember 14, 1935(1935-12-14) (aged 80)
Beaumont, Texas, U.S.
Political partyProhibition

George Washington Carroll (1855–1935) was a Texas oil and lumber businessman, and longtime advocate for the prohibition of the sale of alcoholic beverages. In 1904, he was nominated by the Prohibition Party as their nominee for Vice President of the United States, alongside Silas Comfort Swallow.

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Party political offices
Preceded by
Henry B. Metcalf
Prohibition nominee for Vice President of the United States
1904
Succeeded by
Aaron S. Watkins