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James Rudolph Garfield
Birth: Oct. 17, 1865
Death: Mar. 24, 1950

Presidential Cabinet Secretary. The second son of 20th United States President James Garfield, he was a successful lawyer in Cleveland, Ohio. He eceived several notable political commissions, including appointment to the United States Civil Service Commission, Commissioner of corporations in the Department of Commerce and Labor, and ultimately as United States Secretary of the Interior under President Theodore Roosevelt. (bio by: Mike Reed) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Abram Garfield (1831 - 1881)
  Lucretia Rudolph Garfield (1832 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Hills Newell Garfield (1866 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  John Newell Garfield (1892 - 1931)*
  Newell Garfield (1895 - 1975)*
  Rudolph Hills Garfield (1899 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eliza Arabella Garfield (1860 - 1863)*
  Harry Augustus Garfield (1863 - 1942)*
  James Rudolph Garfield (1865 - 1950)
  Mary Mollie Garfield Stanley-Brown (1867 - 1947)*
  Irvin McDowell Garfield (1870 - 1951)*
  Abram Garfield (1872 - 1958)*
  Edward Garfield (1874 - 1876)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mentor Municipal Cemetery
Mentor
Lake County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Mike Reed
Record added: Dec 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10155833
James Rudolph Garfield
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James Rudolph Garfield
Added by: Mike Reed
 
James Rudolph Garfield
Added by: Mike Reed
 
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- Alan Brownsten
 Added: Mar. 24, 2014
Rest in Heavenly peace.
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 Added: Mar. 8, 2014

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 Added: Nov. 19, 2013
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