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 John Breckinridge

John Breckinridge

Birth
Staunton, Staunton City, Virginia, USA
Death 14 Dec 1806 (aged 46)
Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Section O, Lot 134
Memorial ID 6807557 · View Source
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US Senator, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. Served in the Continental Army during the American Revolution. United States Senator from from Kentucky 1801 to 1805. United States Attorney General from 1805 to1 806. Died in office. He was the Grandfather of United States Vice President John Cabell Breckinridge.
Obituary from the Kentucky Gazette --
Hon. John Breckinridge, Attorney-General of the United States. Died Sunday morning at 8 o'clock, Dec. 14, 1806, of an infection of the stomach.



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 28 Sep 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6807557
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Breckinridge (2 Dec 1760–14 Dec 1806), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6807557, citing Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .