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John Grant Alexander
Birth: Jul. 16, 1893
Texas Valley
Cortland County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1971
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

US Congressman. He served in the United States Army during World War I as a Private in the 386th Ambulance Company. He was elected to represent Minnesota's 3rd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1939 to 1941. He unsuccessfully ran as an Independent candidate for United States Senator from Minnesota in 1936, and as a candidate for Governor of Minnesota in 1942. 
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  Mabel Irene Harrison Peters Alexander (1894 - 1996)*
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Lakewood Cemetery
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
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Record added: Mar 19, 2003
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John Grant Alexander
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You were my step-Grandfather and I still retain a lot of memories of you from my childhood. Rest in peace Grand-dad.
- John Peters
 Added: Dec. 2, 2011

- Dave Weiss
 Added: Feb. 4, 2011

- lisa greenman
 Added: Dec. 8, 2010
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