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Allen Daniel Candler
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56th Governor of Georgia
In office
October 29, 1898 – October 25, 1902
Preceded by William Y. Atkinson
Succeeded by Joseph M. Terrell
Secretary of State of Georgia
In office
1894–1898
Preceded by Philip Cook, Sr.
Succeeded by William C. Clifton
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Georgia's 9th district
In office
March 4, 1883 – March 3, 1891
Preceded by Emory Speer
Succeeded by Thomas E. Winn
Member of the Georgia Senate
In office
1878–1880
Member of the Georgia House of Representatives
In office
1873–1878
Personal details
Born November 4, 1834
Auraria, Lumpkin Co., Georgia
Died October 26, 1910 (aged 75)
Atlanta, Georgia
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Eugenia Williams
Residence Gainesville, Georgia
Alma mater Mercer University
Occupation Teacher, Farmer, Railroad Owner

Allen Daniel Candler (November 4, 1834 – October 26, 1910) was a Georgia state legislator, U.S. Representative and the 56th Governor of Georgia.

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