Dec. 10, 1826 Smithfield Fayette County Pennsylvania, USA
Aug. 15, 1904 Carson City Carson City Nevada, USA
Nevada Governor. Served as the Governor of Nevada from 1879 to 1883, and Governor of Alaska District from 1884 to 1885. Also served as Treasurer of Nevada Territory from 1862 to 1864, and Delegate to the Nevada State Constitutional Convention in 1863.
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(R-Nv.) (R-Ak.)John Henry Kinkead, first United States official to hold office in Alaska.Born from/to: Catherine (Bushey) and James S. Kinkead. He was appointed postmaster of Alaska by President Andrew Johnson.President Chester Arthur appointed Kinkead as...(Read more) -
Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian Added: May. 21, 2015