Abraham Harkins

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Abraham Harkins

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Death 3 Aug 1896 (aged 74–75)
Burial Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 24014954 · View Source
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Veteran of Two Wars.

GARY, S.D., Aug. 7. -

Captain Abram Harkins is dead. He was a veteran of two wars - a soldier in the Mexican war and a captain in the Second Minnesota infantry. Captain Harkins held many positions of public trust. He was postmaster of Rochester, Minn., from 1871 to 1883. He represented his district in the legislature of Minnesota and after coming to South Dakota was elected to represent Denel county in the legislature. At the time of his death he was 75 years old.

Austin Daily Herald; Austin, Minnesota.
August 7, 1896; Page One.
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  • Created by: Roger Baer
  • Added: 17 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24014954
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Abraham Harkins (1821–3 Aug 1896), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24014954, citing Grandview Cemetery, Gary, Deuel County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Roger Baer (contributor 46848553) .