James Baird Weaver

James Baird Weaver

Birth
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Death 12 Feb 1912 (aged 78)
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Plot Block 23, Lot 52
Memorial ID 6666420 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, US Congressman. Served as a General in the Union Army during the Civil War. He was elected to represent Iowa's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving first from 1879 to 1881, then from 1885 to 1889. He was a candidate for President of the United States in 1880 and 1892. He was the Great-Grandfather of "Dennis The Menace" cartoonist Hank Ketcham.


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  • Added: 6 Aug 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6666420
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Baird Weaver (12 Jun 1833–12 Feb 1912), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6666420, citing Woodland Cemetery, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .