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Jacob McGavock Dickinson
Birth: Jan. 30, 1851
Columbus
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1928
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

US Secretary of War. A prominent lawyer, Dickinson was an assistant attorney general of the United States from 1895 to 1897. President Taft appointed him to his cabinet as the U.S. Secretary of War in 1909. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Dickinson (1806 - 1872)
  Anna McGavock Dickinson (1820 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Overton Dickinson (1853 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  John Overton Dickinson (1877 - 1910)*
 
 Sibling:
  Louise Grundy Dickinson Lindsley (1848 - 1935)*
  Jacob McGavock Dickinson (1851 - 1928)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: section 5 McGavock plot
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8004817
Jacob McGavock Dickinson
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Jacob McGavock Dickinson
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Jacob McGavock Dickinson
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The Tazewell Republican, Thursday, March 18, 1909, Tazewell, Virginia - Secretary Jacob M. Dickinson (personal history of genealogy).
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 2, 2014

- Nena Smothers
 Added: Mar. 10, 2014
Remembered 85 years later
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Dec. 13, 2013
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