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Henry Hutton Landon
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1850
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1926
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

He and his wife Carline had 6 children:
Stephen Lesher Landon 1884 – 1977
Edith (Landon) Sawyer 1885 – 1957
Agnes Griswold (Landon) Pyne 1887 – 1961
Cornelia (Landon) Evarts 1889 – 1980
Henry Hutton Landon Jr 1893 – 1965
Nathaniel Ruggles Landon 1897 – 1980


MAJOR LANDON DEAD
Spanish War Veteran Dies in 75th Year.

Major Henry Hutton Landon, U.S. A., retired, died last night in his home at 417 Park Ave
He served with the colors during the Spanish American
war and waa the military governor
of Rayamo. Cuba, until civil government
was restored. He was graduated
from West Point in 1S72. He saw
active service In Texas in engagements
with the Indians and also with
Mexican bandits.

He resigned In 18S0 from the army
and entered business In this city. He
engaged in real estate, insurance and
banking. In 1893, after the death of
his father, he retired and devoted himself
to the care of his property.
But he heard the call at the outbreak
of the Spanish-American war
and became a major of the Seventy first
Regiment of the New York National
Guard. He was appointed Military
Governor of Bayamo, Cuba.

He was a member of a number of
clubs and societies and is survived by
his wife, Caroline Lesher Landon, and
six children.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Griswold Landon (1818 - 1893)
  Susan Hunt Gordon Landon (____ - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Lesher Landon (1856 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Edith Landon Sawyer (1885 - 1957)*
  Agnes Griswold Landon Pyne (1887 - 1961)*
  Henry Hutton Landon (1893 - 1965)*
 
 Sibling:
  Henry Hutton Landon (1850 - 1926)
  Howard Ruggles Landon (1856 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
 
Created by: Roslyn Roisman-Patchi
Record added: Feb 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85222723
Henry Hutton Landon
Added by: Bob Collins
 
Henry Hutton Landon
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Added by: Russ Dodge
 
 
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Maj. Henry Hutton Landon was a graduate of the U. S. Military Academy at West Point, Class of 1872. A summary career biography of him is given in entry #2464 in Cullum's Biographical Register of the Graduates of the Military Academy; it is online, as is h...(Read more)
- Bill Thayer (History of West Point)
 Added: Jul. 8, 2014
 
 
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