PoliticalGraveyard.com
The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
Junior Order
Politician members in Kentucky

  Charles D. Arnett (b. 1879) — of West Liberty, Morgan County, Ky.; Owsley County, Ky.; Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Hendricks, Magoffin County, Ky., March 9, 1879. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state senate, 1914-17; secretary of state of Kentucky, 1936-39; candidate for nomination for Governor of Kentucky, 1939. Christian. Member, Freemasons; Order of the Eastern Star; Moose; Junior Order. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Philip Arnett and Elizabeth Miranda (McQuinn) Arnett; married, April 18, 1898, to Amanda Helen Mann.
  Robert E. Lee Blackburn (1870-1935) — also known as Robert Blackburn — of Stanton, Powell County, Ky.; Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born near Furnace, Estill County, Ky., April 9, 1870. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; merchant; insurance business; stockbroker; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1904-05; Powell County Clerk, 1906-10; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 7th District, 1929-31; defeated, 1930 (7th District), 1932 (at-large). Disciples of Christ. Member, Junior Order; United Spanish War Veterans; Freemasons. Died in Lexington, Fayette County, Ky., September 20, 1935 (age 65 years, 164 days). Interment at Stanton Cemetery, Stanton, Ky.
  Presumably named for: Robert E. Lee
  Relatives: Son of James B. Blackburn and Sarah (Hardwick) Blackburn; married, January 17, 1900, to Annie Conlee.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Monroe Leer Buckley (1905-1979) — also known as Leer Buckley — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Born in Bourbon County, Ky., February 2, 1905. Republican. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state house of representatives 76th District, 1932-33; member of Kentucky state senate 27th District, 1936-39; chair of Fayette County Republican Party, 1946. Disciples of Christ; later Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Sons of the Revolution; Phi Delta Phi; Kappa Alpha Order; Odd Fellows; Elks; Junior Order; Freemasons; Shriners. Died in January, 1979 (age 73 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin Franklin Buckley and Corday (Leer) Buckley; married, April 20, 1933, to Amelia Pickrell King.
  James William Cammack (b. 1869) — also known as James W. Cammack — of Owenton, Owen County, Ky. Born near English, Crawford County, Ind., July 15, 1869. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state senate, 1904-07; circuit judge in Kentucky, 1907-16; Kentucky state attorney general, 1927-31. Baptist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Knights of Pythias; Junior Order. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William Butler Cammack and Elizabeth (Franks) Cammack; married, April 27, 1898, to Nellie Allen.
  Charles Finley (1865-1941) — of Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky. Born in Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky., March 26, 1865. Republican. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1894; secretary of state of Kentucky, 1896-1900; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 11th District, 1930-33. Member, Junior Order; Rotary; Freemasons; Shriners. Among those charged in 1900 with the murder of Gov. William J. Goebel; pardoned in 1909. Died in Williamsburg, Whitley County, Ky., March 18, 1941 (age 75 years, 357 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Williamsburg, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Hugh Franklin Finley (1833-1909) and Jennie Renfro (Moss) Finley.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
"Enjoy the hospitable entertainment of a political graveyard."
Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
The Political Graveyard

The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
  The listings are incomplete; development of the database is a continually ongoing project.  
  Information on this page — and on all other pages of this site — is believed to be accurate, but is not guaranteed. Users are advised to check with other sources before relying on any information here.  
  The official URL for this page is: https://politicalgraveyard.com/geo/KY/jr-ord-un-am-mechanics.html.  
  Links to this or any other Political Graveyard page are welcome, but specific page addresses may sometimes change as the site develops.  
  If you are searching for a specific named individual, try the alphabetical index of politicians.  
  More information: FAQ; privacy policy; cemetery links.  
  If you find any error or omission in The Political Graveyard, or if you have information to share, please see the biographical checklist and submission guidelines.  
Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

Creative 
Commons License Follow polgraveyard on Twitter [Amazon.com]