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  • Holton Holton Cemetery


    Holton Cemetery
    Holton, Jackson County, Kansas
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Case Broderick (1839-1920) — of Holton, Jackson County, Kan. Born near Marion, Grant County, Ind., September 23, 1839. Republican. State court judge in Kansas, 1868-74; mayor of Holton, Kan., 1874-75; member of Kansas state senate, 1880-84; justice of Idaho territorial supreme court, 1884-88; U.S. Representative from Kansas 1st District, 1891-99. Died in Holton, Jackson County, Kan., April 1, 1920 (age 80 years, 191 days). Interment at Holton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Cousin *** of Andrew Kennedy (1810-1847) and David Colbreth Broderick.
      Political family: Broderick-Kennedy family of Indianapolis and Muncie, Indiana.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert H. Kaul (1911-2000) — of Kansas. Born near Holton, Jackson County, Kan., August 28, 1911. Lawyer; justice of Kansas state supreme court, 1965-77. Died in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan., March 13, 2000 (age 88 years, 198 days). Interment at Holton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Margaret Zurn (1913-1994).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Walter Keene Linscott (1872-1933) — also known as Walter K. Linscott — Born in Washington County, Iowa, April 14, 1872. U.S. Consular Agent in Coatzacoalcos, as of 1898-99. Died January 19, 1933 (age 60 years, 280 days). Interment at Holton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Shepard Keene Linscott (1837-1906) and Josephine Maria (Mallett) Linscott (1845-1923); brother of Sidney Smythe Linscott; third cousin once removed of Menzo Clinton Beardsley; third cousin twice removed of William Sprague (1799-1856); third cousin thrice removed of Chauncey Fitch Cleveland; fourth cousin of Charles Arthur Sprague (1887-1969); fourth cousin once removed of Augustus Brown Reed Sprague, William Sprague (1830-1915) and George Buckingham Beecher.
      Political family: Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Epitaph: "Among Familiar Names To Rest."
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Franklin Clark Pomeroy (1874-1949) — also known as Frank C. Pomeroy — of Holton, Jackson County, Kan. Born in Grant Township, Jackson County, Kan., November 2, 1874. Republican. Farmer; member of Kansas state house of representatives, 1905-08; delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1920 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Kansas, January 16, 1949 (age 74 years, 75 days). Interment at Holton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of John Franklin Pomeroy (1832-1913) and Isabella Catherine 'Belle' (Clark) Pomeroy (1842-1918); married 1897 to Margaret Scanlan (1875-1900); married 1906 to Mable E. Cook (1876-1949); third cousin thrice removed of Theodore Dwight and Greene Carrier Bronson (1789-1863).
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Sidney Smythe Linscott (1883-1968) — also known as Sidney S. Linscott — of Erie, Neosho County, Kan. Born in Holton, Jackson County, Kan., November 20, 1883. Democrat. Banker; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1944. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Erie, Neosho County, Kan., April 12, 1968 (age 84 years, 144 days). Interment at Holton Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Shepard Keene Linscott (1837-1906) and Josephine Maria (Mallett) Linscott (1845-1923); brother of Walter Keene Linscott; married, October 8, 1913, to Laura Irene Tribble (1893-1966); father of Sidney Smythe Linscott, Jr. (1917-1942; Lieutenant, U.S. Army, killed at Guadalcanal); third cousin once removed of Menzo Clinton Beardsley; third cousin twice removed of William Sprague (1799-1856); third cousin thrice removed of Chauncey Fitch Cleveland; fourth cousin of Charles Arthur Sprague (1887-1969); fourth cousin once removed of Augustus Brown Reed Sprague, William Sprague (1830-1915) and George Buckingham Beecher.
      Political family: Sprague family of Providence, Rhode Island (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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