MALBY, George Roland (1857-1912)

MALBY, GEORGE ROLAND, a Representative from New York; born in Canton, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., September 16, 1857; attended Canton Union School and St. Lawrence University, Canton, N.Y.; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1881 and commenced the practice of law in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y.; justice of the peace of Oswegatchie; member of the State assembly in 1890-1895; elected leader of his party in that body in 1893 and served as speaker in 1894; served in the State senate 1895-1907; elected as a Republican to the Sixtieth, Sixty-first, and Sixty-second Congresses and served from March 4, 1907, until his death in New York City July 5, 1912; interment in Ogdensburg Cemetery, Ogdensburg, N.Y.

St. Lawrence University
Special Collections, Owen D. Young Library
Canton, NY
Papers: 1899-1978, 0.3 cubic foot.
The papers of George Roland Malby contain miscellaneous materials relating to the Panama Canal, including manuscript speeches by George Malby and his nephew Roscoe Armstrong, as well as printed speeches and pamphlets, primarily on the advantages of Panama over Nicaragua, 1899-1901. Also included are news clippings on George Malby's career and thesis papers.


Yale University Library
Manuscripts and Archives
New Haven, CT
Papers: In the Chauncey Mitchell Depew Papers, 1880-1928, 6 linear feet.
Subjects include George Roland Malby. An unpublished finding aid is available in the repository.