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Capt Abraham Hester Botkin
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1820
Death: Oct. 21, 1901

A. H. Botkin was born in Clark county, O., Oct. 3, 1820; he died at his home in Des Moines, Oct. 21, 1901. Capt. Botkin served in the civil war as lieutenant and afterwards as captain in the 79th Ohio. At the close of the war he came to Des Moines which place, with the exception of one year, has since been his home. He has occupied various positions of honor and trust. He was at one time superintendent of the East Des Moines schools; he served as justice of the peace for Lee township; and once held the position of chief of police. He was prominent in Grand Army circles.
 
 
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  Martha Ann Dillon Botkin (1821 - 1893)*
 
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Inscription:
Capt Co D 79 Ohio Inf
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 12
 
Created by: FLH
Record added: Jun 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27462597
Capt Abraham Hester Botkin
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Capt Abraham Hester Botkin
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CIVIL WAR VETERAN
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 24, 2013
CIVIL WAR VETERAN
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 24, 2013

- Rita Botkin Bomher
 Added: Sep. 25, 2012
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