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John Matthew "J.M. or Matt" Booker
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Birth: 1829
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 1890
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Mat Booker was a member of the Louisville Volunteer Fire Department. He was a member of the Louisville Police Department during the 1860's and 1870's as a patrolman and detective. He was also a saloon keeper. He died of brain fever. He resided at 816 E. Gray Street at the time of his death. He was survived by a wife and five children.

Sources:
1) Kentucky Mortuary Records, 1st week of July, 1890;
2) Retd LPD Capt Mort Childress' LPD records;
3) Courier-Journal, June 29, 1890. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Jane E. Huston Booker (1828 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eastern Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Gary Powell
Record added: Mar 17, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 126507546
John Matthew J.M. or Matt Booker
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He was a member of the Louisville Police Department for 16 years in the 1860's and 1870's as well as a member of the volunteer fire department.
- Gary Powell
 Added: Mar. 17, 2014
 
 
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