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 Claude Matthews

Claude Matthews

Birth
Bethel, Bath County, Kentucky, USA
Death 28 Aug 1898 (aged 52)
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA
Burial Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 11185 · View Source
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23rd Indiana Governor. He served as Governor of Indiana from January 9, 1893 to January 11, 1897. A Democrat who served in the Indiana House of Representatives in 1876, and as Indiana Secretary of State from 1891 to 1893, as Governor he used the state militia to control striking railroad workers, and opposed prize fighting and horse racing.


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  • Added: 27 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11185
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Claude Matthews (14 Dec 1845–28 Aug 1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11185, citing Riverside Cemetery, Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .