Orlando H. Manning

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Orlando Harrison Manning (May 18, 1847 – September 19, 1909) was an American politician.

Born in Abington, Indiana, Manning moved with his family to Iowa. He eventually studied law and settled in Carroll, Iowa, to practice law. Manning served in the Iowa House of Representatives 1876-1880 and as Lieutenant Governor of Iowa 1882-1886 serving under Governor Buren R. Sherman. Later he practiced law in Denver, Colorado, Topeka, Kansas, Chicago, Illinois, and New York City. He died in Atlantic City, New Jersey.[1][2]

Orlando H. Manning is the namesake of Manning, Iowa.[3]


  1. ^ Orlando Manning, Iowa State Assembly Archived 2012-12-12 at Archive.is
  2. ^ 'Annalls of Iowa,' Iowa Historical Society: 1910, Biographical Sketch of Orlando Manning, pg. 317
  3. ^ Chicago and North Western Railway Company (1908). A History of the Origin of the Place Names Connected with the Chicago & North Western and Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railways. p. 97. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Frank T. Campbell
Lieutenant Governor of Iowa
Succeeded by
John A. T. Hull