Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Carlisles in:
 • Linden Grove Cemetery
 • Covington
 • Kenton County
 • Kentucky
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
John Griffith Carlisle
Birth: Sep. 5, 1834
Kenton County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1910
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

US Congressman, US Senator, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. Elected to represent Kentucky's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1887 to 1890. From 1883 to 1889 he served a Speaker of the House. In 1890 he resigned his House Seat, having been elected as a Senator from Kentucky to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator James Beck. Served in the Senate from 1890 to his resignation in 1893, when he accepted the appointment of Secretary of the Treasury in the President Grover Cleveland's administration. Served in the Cabinet from 1893 to 1897. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Jane Goodson Carlisle (1834 - 1905)
 
 Children:
  William Kincaid Carlisle (1858 - 1898)*
  John Griffith Carlisle (1859 - 1859)*
  Lilborn Logan Carlisle (1860 - 1890)*
  Laura F. Carlisle (1863 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Linden Grove Cemetery
Covington
Kenton County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Range V Lot 54
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Aug 14, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 11747
John Griffith Carlisle
Added by: Mr. Ed
 
John Griffith Carlisle
Added by: K Guy
 
John Griffith Carlisle
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Todd Whitesides
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: Jul. 31, 2014

- Happy Heavenly Birthday Dearest Angel~Rhonda Sue
 Added: Sep. 5, 2009

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jun. 19, 2009
There are 10 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.4 after 17 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service