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Andrew County
Missouri

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Andrew County

Index to Locations

  • Fillmore Fillmore Cemetery
  • Savannah City Cemetery
  • Savannah Savannah Cemetery


    Fillmore Cemetery
    Fillmore, Andrew County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      William Clay Cole (1897-1965) — also known as William C. Cole — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo. Born near Fillmore, Andrew County, Mo., August 29, 1897. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army on the Mexican border; served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Buchanan County 2nd District, 1940; U.S. Representative from Missouri, 1943-49, 1953-55 (3rd District 1943-49, 6th District 1953-55); defeated, 1948 (3rd District), 1950 (3rd District), 1954 (6th District). Member, Lions; Odd Fellows; Elks; Moose; Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died September 23, 1965 (age 68 years, 25 days). Interment at Fillmore Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, August 29, 1927, to Esther Leah Arnold.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    City Cemetery
    Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Ferris Booher (1848-1921) — also known as Charles F. Booher — of St. Joseph, Buchanan County, Mo.; Savannah, Andrew County, Mo. Born in East Groveland, Livingston County, N.Y., January 31, 1848. Democrat. Lawyer; Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1880; U.S. Representative from Missouri 4th District, 1889, 1907-21; died in office 1921. German and Swiss ancestry. Died, from a cerebral hemorrhage, in Savannah, Andrew County, Mo., January 21, 1921 (age 72 years, 356 days). Interment at City Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Booher and Catharine (Updegraft) Booher; married, January 11, 1877, to Sallie D. Shanks.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      David Rea (1831-1901) — of Savannah, Andrew County, Mo. Born in Indiana, 1831. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Missouri 9th District, 1875-79; defeated, 1878. Died in Savannah, Andrew County, Mo., June 13, 1901 (age about 69 years). Interment at City Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Napoleon Bonaparte Giddings (1816-1897) — also known as Napoleon B. Giddings — of Fayette, Howard County, Mo.; Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb.; Savannah, Andrew County, Mo. Born near Boonsborough, Clark County, Ky., January 2, 1816. Served in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; went to California for the 1849 Gold Rush; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Nebraska Territory, 1855; colonel in the Union Army during the Civil War. Died in Savannah, Andrew County, Mo., August 3, 1897 (age 81 years, 213 days). Interment at City Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Napoleon Bonaparte
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Savannah Cemetery
    Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri
    Politicians buried here:
      Andrew Jackson Harlan (1815-1907) — also known as Andrew J. Harlan — of Marion, Grant County, Ind. Born near Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio, March 29, 1815. Republican. Member of Indiana state house of representatives, 1846; U.S. Representative from Indiana, 1849-51, 1853-55 (10th District 1849-51, 11th District 1853-55); member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1864; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868. Died May 19, 1907 (age 92 years, 51 days). Interment at Savannah Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Andrew Jackson
      Relatives: Cousin *** of Aaron Harlan (1802-1868).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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