Capt Abraham Hester Botkin

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Capt Abraham Hester Botkin

  • Birth 3 Oct 1820
  • Death 21 Oct 1901
  • Burial Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
  • Plot Block: 12 Section: Lot: 00161
  • Memorial ID 27462597

A. H. Botkin was born in Clark county, O., Oct. 3, 1820; he died at his home in Des Moines, Oct. 21, 1901. Capt. Botkin served in the civil war as lieutenant and afterwards as captain in the 79th Ohio. At the close of the war he came to Des Moines which place, with the exception of one year, has since been his home. He has occupied various positions of honor and trust. He was at one time superintendent of the East Des Moines schools; he served as justice of the peace for Lee township; and once held the position of chief of police. He was prominent in Grand Army circles.


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  • Created by: 46620252
  • Added: 10 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27462597
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Abraham Hester Botkin (3 Oct 1820–21 Oct 1901), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27462597, citing Woodland Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by 46620252 (contributor 46620252) .