John Alexander Martin

John Alexander Martin

Birth
Brownsville, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 2 Oct 1889 (aged 50)
Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
Burial Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA
Plot R68-BL105
Memorial ID 5995189 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, Kansas Governor. Served in the Civil War first as Colonel and commander of the 8th Kansas Volunteer Infantry, then as Provost Marshal of Nashville, Tennessee. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services during the war". He served as Governor of Kansas from 1885 to 1889.

Bio by: Russ Dodge


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  • Added: 25 Nov 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5995189
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Alexander Martin (10 Mar 1839–2 Oct 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5995189, citing Mount Vernon Cemetery, Atchison, Atchison County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .