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Richard Olney
Birth: Sep. 15, 1835
Oxford
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 8, 1917
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Presidential Cabinet Secretary. Served in two Cabinet positions during President Grover Cleveland’s 2nd term in office. First served as United States Attorney General from 1893 to 1895, then as United States Secretary of State from 1895 to 1897. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilson Olney (1802 - 1874)
  Eliza L. Butler Olney (1810 - 1874)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Park Olney (1837 - 1919)
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Olney (1835 - 1917)
  George Wilson Olney (1840 - 1894)*
  Frederick Anthony Olney (1846 - 1923)*
  Gertrude Olney Stevens (1850 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Richard Olney
15 Sept 1835
8 April 1917
Agnes Park Olney
19 July 1837
25 Jan 1919
 
Burial:
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Cambridge
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Bradlee Road, Curfew Path, Lot 6283
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Mar 31, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6305408
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