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James Guthrie
Birth: Dec. 5, 1792
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1869
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Founder and president of the University of Louisville; Secretary of the Treasury under President Pierce, 1853-1857; member of the peace commission held in Washington, D. C., in 1861; United States Senator from Kentucky, 1865-1868. 
Family links: 
  Adam Guthrie (1762 - 1826)
  Hannah Polk Guthrie (1765 - 1842)
  Eliza Churchhill Prather Guthrie (1799 - 1836)*
  Mary Elizabeth Guthrie Caperton (1823 - 1901)*
  Ann Augusta Guthrie Caldwell (1825 - 1872)*
  Sarah Julia Guthrie Smith (1827 - 1901)*
  Elizabeth Guthrie (1789 - 1809)*
  James Guthrie (1792 - 1869)
  John Guthrie (1794 - 1833)*
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Cave Hill Cemetery
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: SECTION B Lot 1
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Aug 02, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6654125
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Abraham Lincoln offered Guthrie the position of Secretary of War, but Guthrie declined.
- leroymiller1943
 Added: Nov. 20, 2016
N.C. Guthrie'sRest in peace
- G.Coward Davis
 Added: May. 13, 2015
James Guthrie, James Guthrie was born to General Adam and Mrs. Hannah (Polk) Guthrie.
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Mar. 28, 2015
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