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 John Hollis Bankhead

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John Hollis Bankhead

  • Birth 13 Sep 1842 Moscow, Marengo County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 1 Mar 1920 Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Burial Jasper, Walker County, Alabama, USA
  • Memorial ID 7366106

US Congressman, US Senator. Elected to represent Alabama's 6th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1887 to 1907. Also served as a Member of the Alabama State House of Representatives from 1865 to 1867, and 1881 to 1885, Member of the Alabama State Senate from 1876 to 1877, Delegate to the Democratic National Convention from Alabama in 1912, United States Senator from Alabama from 1907 until his death in 1920, and served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 18 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7366106
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Hollis Bankhead (13 Sep 1842–1 Mar 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7366106, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Jasper, Walker County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .