|Birth: ||Aug. 5, 1867|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 1935|
Desha Breckinridge (1867 – 1935) was the editor and publisher of the Lexington Herald from 1897 to 1935. In 1898 he married Madeline McDowell, who became nationally known as Madeline McDowell Breckinridge. He was a brother of Sophonisba Breckinridge and the son of William Breckinridge, a member of Congress from Kentucky and a lawyer. His grandfather was the abolitionist minister Robert Jefferson Breckinridge. His great-grandfather was John Breckinridge.
William Campbell Preston Breckinridge (1837 - 1904)
Issa Desha Breckinridge (1843 - 1892)
Madeline McDowell Breckinridge (1872 - 1920)*
Maintained by: K
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jun 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8884801
|Photos may be scaled.|
Click on image for full size.