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Bradford County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Bradford County

Index to Locations

  • Near New River New River Cemetery

    New River Cemetery
    Near New River, Bradford County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert Alexis Green (1892-1973) — also known as R. A. 'Lex' Green — of Starke, Bradford County, Fla. Born near Lake Butler, Bradford County (now Union County), Fla., February 10, 1892. Democrat. School teacher and principal; lawyer; member of Florida state house of representatives, 1918-20; Bradford County Judge, 1921-24; U.S. Representative from Florida, 1925-44 (2nd District 1925-43, at-large 1943-44); resigned 1944; candidate in primary for Governor of Florida, 1944; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Shriners; Elks; Woodmen. Died in Gainesville, Alachua County, Fla., February 9, 1973 (age 80 years, 365 days). Interment at New River Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Henry Green and Mary Emma (Andreu) Green.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page

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