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 Malvina French <I>Shanklin</I> Harlan

Malvina French Shanklin Harlan

Birth
Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA
Death 9 Oct 1916 (aged 78)
Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
Memorial ID 7433668 · View Source
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Author, Wife of U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan ("The Great Dissenter"). Daughter of Philura Fillmore French (1808-1874) and John Shanklin (1795-1877). Wrote memoirs of her life with John Marshall Harlan in 1915 which were published after being uncovered by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the Journal of Supreme Court History in 2001 and as a book in 2002 by The Modern Library (Some Memories of a Long Life, 1854-1911).

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  • Added: 12 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7433668
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Malvina French Shanklin Harlan (27 Mar 1838–9 Oct 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7433668, citing Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .