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James Bennett McCreary
Birth: Jul. 8, 1838
Richmond
Madison County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1918
Richmond
Madison County
Kentucky, USA

Democrat Congressman and two-term Governor of Kentucky. He served his first term as Governor from 1875-1879. He served in the House of Representatives from 1885-1897 and in the US Senate from 1903-1909. After leaving the Senate he was reelected Governor of Kentucky in 1912 and served until 1916.  (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Catherine Hughes McCreary (1844 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Hughes McCreary (1868 - 1932)*
 
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Burial:
Richmond Cemetery
Richmond
Madison County
Kentucky, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Sep 26, 2003
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James Bennett McCreary
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One of the Immortal Six Hundred. Thanks to James and all of the Confederate soldiers for your faithful service in protecting and defending your homeland from the northern invaders. He is mentioned in "Immortal Captives" and "Biographical Roster of the Imm...(Read more)
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