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Birth: Nov. 12, 1840
Bowling Green
Warren County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1901
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA

John J. Valentine was born in Bowling Green, Kentucky in 1840.As a young man he learned all that he could about the stagecoach delivery service.In 1861,at the age of 21, he moved to California to try to gain more knowledege in the express business.From 1862-1866,he worked as a route agent for Wells Fargo & Company.Later,in 1867, he went to work for the company's headquarters in San Francisco.Valentine rose quickly within the company and by 1892,he became Wells Fargo's third President. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Mary F. George Valentine (1848 - 1885)*
  Alice Maud Blanchard Valentine (1857 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Edward Cahill Valentine (1872 - 1915)*
  Elsie Wood Valentine (1874 - 1876)*
  Paul McLane Valentine (1876 - 1876)*
  Ethel S. Valentine (1877 - 1952)*
  John Joseph Valentine (1881 - 1953)*
  William George Valentine (1884 - 1907)*
  Dudley Blanchard Valentine (1889 - 1919)*
  Eliza Ruth Valentine (1891 - 1963)*
  Philip Crenshaw Valentine (1899 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Buried with his first wife, Mary (1848-1885) and second wife, Alice (1857-1935) and their children.
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
Plot: 37.83419 / -122.23798 GPS
 
Created by: R. Boulware
Record added: Mar 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18391687
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