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Jefferson County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Jefferson County

Index to Locations

  • Port Townsend Masonic Cemetery
  • Port Townsend St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery

    Masonic Cemetery
    Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Washington
    Politicians buried here:
      Simon Barclay Conover (1840-1908) — of Lake City, Columbia County, Fla.; Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla.; Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Wash. Born in Middlesex County, N.J., September 23, 1840. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Florida, 1868, 1876; member of Republican National Committee from Florida, 1868-70; member of Florida state legislature, 1870; U.S. Senator from Florida, 1873-79; candidate for Governor of Florida, 1880; delegate to Florida state constitutional convention, 1885. Died April 19, 1908 (age 67 years, 209 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article

    St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery
    San Juan Avenue
    Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Washington
    Politicians buried here:
      Peter Mutty (b. 1848) — of Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Wash. Born in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, November 1, 1848. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1912. Interment at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.

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