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Charles P. Nevin, b. 1881, Virginia City, NV > Butte MT
Posted by: Carole Demers (ID *****4261) Date: August 30, 2006 at 11:04:13
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A biography/family history and picture of Charles P. Nevin are included in "Montana, Its Story and Biography, Vol 2, pages 396-398.

Charles was born, 7 Feb 1881, to Dennis and Winifred (Donohue) Nevin, b. 1843 & 1848, natives of Galway, Ireland, married in Nevada.

Charles P. Nevin attended parochial and public schools in Butte & graduated from Butte High School in 1897; graduated from All Hallows College, Salt Lake City, UT, in 1900. Worked for the Anaconda Copper Mining Co., 1900-1909, when he became joint proprietor of a hotel in Butte with his brother-in-law, P.S. Sulliven, for one year. Then entered the provision and brokerage business; sold his interest in that and bought into a plumbing and heating business that was incorporated as the Magill-Nevin Company in Butte. He as elected mayor of Butte in 1909. He had interests in several business and owned 20 acres of land within the city of Butte, and other real estate.

In 1902, Butte, MT, Charles married Miss Matilda O'Malley, daughter of William P. and Bridget (Lavelle) O'Malley, pioneers of Butte. Nevin child: Jack, b. 23 Apr 1911.

Charles P. Nevin died, 8 Nov 1936, age 55, Butte, MT
John "Jack" C. Nevin died July 1988, Las Vegas, NV

I am not related.

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