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Allen Daniel Candler
Birth: Nov. 4, 1834
Auraria
Lumpkin County
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1910
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Civil War Confederate Army Officer, Georgia Governor. Served as a colonel during the Civil War, he lost an eye during battle. He was a member of the State house of representatives, then the State senate (1878 - 1879). He served as a US Representative (1883 - 1891). He was the secretary of the state of Georgia before being elected as the Governor of Georgia from 1898 to 1902. He was the State of Georgia Historian from 1903 until his death. Candler County is named for him. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Burial:
Alta Vista Cemetery
Gainesville
Hall County
Georgia, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 34.2908, -83.83655
 
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Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 08, 2003
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Allen Daniel Candler
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