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Joseph Holmes Desha
Birth: Dec. 9, 1768
Monroe County, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1842
Georgetown
Scott County
Kentucky, USA

U.S. Representative from Kentucky (1797 and 1799-1802). Served in the State Senate 1803-1807. Elected Governor of Kentucky and served from 1824 to 1828. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Bledsoe DESHA (1773 - 1849)*
 
 Children:
  Benjamin Desha (1793 - 1853)*
  Eleanore Ellen Desha Pickett (1800 - 1837)*
  Adelaide D’Armily Desha (1808 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Georgetown Cemetery
Georgetown
Scott County
Kentucky, USA
 
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Originally Created by: K M
Record added: Nov 22, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6945014
Joseph Holmes Desha
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Joseph Holmes Desha
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Joseph Holmes Desha
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- Bling Blinky of TEXAS
 Added: May. 17, 2014
Honoring the son of Robert Desha, DAR Ancestor Number A032088, and Elinor Wheeler: his father was one of the Heroes who fought in the Battle of King's Mountain.
- Vonnie L Cantrell
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014

- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Dec. 9, 2013
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