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Webster Parish
Louisiana

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Webster Parish

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  • Minden Minden Cemetery


    Minden Cemetery
    Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana
    Politicians buried here:
      John Nicholas Sandlin (1872-1957) — also known as John N. Sandlin — of Minden, Webster Parish, La. Born in McIntyre, Webster Parish, La., February 24, 1872. Democrat. Lawyer; postmaster at Minden, La., 1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1912 (alternate), 1916 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); district judge in Louisiana 2nd District, 1910; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 4th District, 1921-37. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Woodmen. Died December 25, 1957 (age 85 years, 304 days). Interment at Minden Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Thomas Watkins (1854-1925) — also known as John T. Watkins — of Minden, Webster Parish, La. Born in Minden, Webster Parish, La., January 15, 1854. Democrat. District judge in Louisiana, 1892-1904; U.S. Representative from Louisiana 4th District, 1905-21. Died in 1925 (age about 71 years). Interment at Minden Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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