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Johnson Newlon Camden, Jr

  • Birth 5 Jan 1865 Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 16 Aug 1942 Paris, Bourbon County, Kentucky, USA
  • Burial Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, USA
  • Plot Section G Lot 433CH Grave 1C
  • Memorial ID 7909037

U.S. Senator. He attended the Virginia Military Institute, the Columbia Law School New York City, was admitted to the bar in 1888, but never practiced law. Moving to Versailles, Kentucky, he engaged in farming and horse breeding. In 1914, he was elected as a as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of William O. Bradley, serving until 1915. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed his agricultural pursuits until his death at age 77.

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  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 26 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7909037
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Johnson Newlon Camden, Jr (5 Jan 1865–16 Aug 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7909037, citing Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .