Walter Jeremiah Maddock(1880 ~ 1951)

Walter Jeremiah Maddock was born September 11, 1880 in North Dakota. At this point we do not know who his parents were. But the 1880 census of North Dakota included P. Maddock, 28, born Canada (parents also), and wife Ellen, 24, born Wisconsin (parents in Ireland). They were in Lawrence Co. Walter was listed in the 1900 census as age 29 with wife Margaret, 28. He was also in the 1910 and 1920 census, all in Oslow, Mountrail Co.

He became governor of North Dakota in 1828 and served two years. The year after that the old capitol building burned down and a new one was built.

Nothing more is known about him. Biographical information welcomed.