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 John Griffith Carlisle

John Griffith Carlisle

Birth
Kenton County, Kentucky, USA
Death 31 Jul 1910 (aged 75)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Range V Lot 54
Memorial ID 11747 · View Source
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US Congressman, US Senator, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. Elected to represent Kentucky's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1887 to 1890. From 1883 to 1889 he served a Speaker of the House. In 1890 he resigned his House Seat, having been elected as a Senator from Kentucky to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator James Beck. Served in the Senate from 1890 to his resignation in 1893, when he accepted the appointment of Secretary of the Treasury in the President Grover Cleveland's administration. Served in the Cabinet from 1893 to 1897.

Bio by: Russ Dodge


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  • Added: 14 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11747
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Griffith Carlisle (5 Sep 1834–31 Jul 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11747, citing Linden Grove Cemetery, Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .