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Seminole County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Seminole County

Index to Locations

  • Unknown location
  • Geneva Geneva Cemetery
  • Sanford Lakeview Cemetery

    Unknown Location
    Seminole County, Florida
    Politicians formerly buried here:
      George Baird Hodge (1828-1892) — of Kentucky. Born in Fleming County, Ky., April 8, 1828. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 10th District, 1853; member of Kentucky state legislature, 1859; Delegate from Kentucky to the Confederate Provisional Congress, 1861-62; Representative from Kentucky in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Kentucky state senate, 1873-77. Died in Longwood, Seminole County, Fla., August 1, 1892 (age 64 years, 115 days). Original interment somewhere; reinterment in 1903 at Evergreen Cemetery, Southgate, Ky.
      Relatives: Son-in-law of John Wooleston Tibbatts (1801-1852).

    Geneva Cemetery
    Geneva, Seminole County, Florida
    Founded 1880
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Marjorie Lansing (1916-1998) — also known as Marjorie Tillis — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born April 2, 1916. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1960, 1976; candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1972; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1974. Female. Died, of cancer, at a hospital in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., May 1, 1998 (age 82 years, 29 days). Interment at Geneva Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Lakeview Cemetery
    Sanford, Seminole County, Florida
    Politicians buried here:
      Clarence D. Birkholm (1876-1960) — of Eau Claire, Berrien County, Mich. Born in Benton Harbor, Berrien County, Mich., July 7, 1876. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Berrien County 2nd District, 1925-32; defeated, 1932, 1934. Member, Freemasons; Grange. Died in 1960 (age about 83 years). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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