John Burton Thompson

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John Burton Thompson

Birth
Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA
Death 7 Jan 1874 (aged 63)
Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 7909122 · View Source
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Whig politician from Kentucky. He served in the House of Representatives from 1840-1843 and from 1847-1851. In 1852 he was elected Lieutenant-Governor of Kentucky, but resigned in 1853 after being elected to the US Senate. He served until 1859.

Bio by: Tim Crutchfield


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  • Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
  • Added: 26 Sep 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7909122
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Burton Thompson (14 Dec 1810–7 Jan 1874), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7909122, citing Spring Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .