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Robert Lawrence Wintersmith Sr.

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Robert Lawrence Wintersmith Sr.

Birth
Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
Death
26 Feb 1890 (aged 73)
Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA
Burial
Elizabethtown, Hardin County, Kentucky, USA GPS-Latitude: 37.6890847, Longitude: -85.8552485
Plot
Section M, Lot 211
Memorial ID
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"R.L. Wintersmith, Sr., the only person in Elizabethtown to vote for Abraham Lincoln for President in the election of 1860, went to Washington after Lincoln's election and secured for his son, D.S.C. Wintersmith, the appointment as postmaster in Elizabethtown."

(Source:  Two Centuries in Elizabethtown and Hardin County, by D. McClure, page 284)
"R.L. Wintersmith, Sr., the only person in Elizabethtown to vote for Abraham Lincoln for President in the election of 1860, went to Washington after Lincoln's election and secured for his son, D.S.C. Wintersmith, the appointment as postmaster in Elizabethtown."

(Source:  Two Centuries in Elizabethtown and Hardin County, by D. McClure, page 284)


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