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 John Wellborn Root

John Wellborn Root

Birth
Lumpkin, Stewart County, Georgia, USA
Death 15 Jan 1891 (aged 41)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 2169 · View Source
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Architect. Important architect of the Chicago School. His grave marker has a drawing of one of his last designs. It is the entrance of a building at the Columbian Exposition of 1893 in Chicago. He died before the fair.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2169
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Wellborn Root (10 Jan 1850–15 Jan 1891), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2169, citing Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .