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Clifton Rodes Breckinridge
Birth: Nov. 22, 1846
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 1932
Kentucky, USA

Member of the United States Congress, Minister to Russia. Son of Vice-President John Cabell Breckinridge. During the Civil War he served as a private in the Confederate army and later as a midshipmen in the Confederate navy. He was a graduate of Washington College while Robert E. Lee was president of that institution. In 1882 he was elected as a Representative to the U.S. House of Representatives from Arkansas and served multiple terms. From 1894-97 he was Minister to Russia. (bio by: Steve Dunn) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Cabell Breckinridge (1821 - 1875)
  Mary Cyrene Burch Breckinridge (1826 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Katherine Breckinridge Carson Breckinridge (1853 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  James Carson Breckinridge (1877 - 1942)*
  Mary Breckinridge (1881 - 1965)*
  Clifton Rodes Breckinridge (1895 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Cabell Breckinridge*
  Clifton Rodes Breckinridge (1846 - 1932)
  Frances Breckinridge (1848 - 1924)*
  John Witherspoon Breckinridge (1850 - 1892)*
  Mary Breckinridge Maltby (1854 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section G
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Steve Dunn
Record added: May 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7482071
Clifton Rodes Breckinridge
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