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Marshall County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Marshall County

Index to Locations

  • Blue Rapids Fairmount Cemetery
  • Marysville Marysville Cemetery

    Fairmount Cemetery
    Blue Rapids, Marshall County, Kansas
    Politicians buried here:
      James George Strong (1870-1938) — also known as James G. Strong — of Blue Rapids, Marshall County, Kan. Born in Dwight, Livingston County, Ill., April 23, 1870. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1912 (alternate), 1928 (speaker); U.S. Representative from Kansas 5th District, 1919-33. Died January 11, 1938 (age 67 years, 263 days). Interment at Fairmount Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page

    Marysville Cemetery
    Marysville, Marshall County, Kansas
    Politicians buried here:
      William Alexander Calderhead (1844-1928) — also known as William A. Calderhead — of Marysville, Marshall County, Kan.; Enid, Garfield County, Okla. Born near New Lexington, Perry County, Ohio, September 26, 1844. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; school teacher; farmer; lawyer; Marshall County Attorney, 1889-91; U.S. Representative from Kansas 5th District, 1895-97, 1899-1911. Died in Enid, Garfield County, Okla., December 18, 1928 (age 84 years, 83 days). Interment at Marysville Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Rev. E. B. Calderhead; father of Iris Calderhead (1889-1966; prominent women's suffrage advocate).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Guy Tresillian Helvering (1878-1946) — also known as Guy T. Helvering — of Marysville, Marshall County, Kan.; Salina, Saline County, Kan. Born in Felicity, Clermont County, Ohio, January 10, 1878. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; U.S. Representative from Kansas 5th District, 1913-19; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1920 (alternate), 1936, 1940; mayor of Salina, Kan., 1926-30; Kansas Democratic state chair, 1930-33; U.S. Commissioner of Internal Revenue, 1933-43; federal judge, 1943. Died July 4, 1946 (age 68 years, 175 days). Interment at Marysville Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page

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