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  • Caracas English Cemetery


    Unknown Location
    Venezuela


    Unknown Location
    Caracas, Venezuela
    Politicians buried here:
      Ernesto Hurtado (1893-1931) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass.; Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Born in Caracas, Venezuela, June 12, 1893. Dentist; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Boston, Mass., 1921-25. Catholic. Venezuelan ancestry. Died in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla., September 1, 1931 (age 38 years, 81 days). Interment somewhere.


    English Cemetery
    Caracas, Venezuela
    Politicians buried here:
      John Gustavus Adolphus Williamson (1793-1840) — also known as John G. A. Williamson — Born in Roxboro, Person County, N.C., December 2, 1793. Member of North Carolina house of commons, 1823-25; U.S. Consul in La Guaira, as of 1827; candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina, 1833; U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Venezuela, 1835-40, died in office 1840. Scottish ancestry. Died in Caracas, Venezuela, August 7, 1840 (age 46 years, 249 days). Interment at English Cemetery.
      Presumably named for: Gustavus Adolphus
      Relatives: Son of James Williamson; half-brother of Mildred Williamson (who married Calvin Jones (born1810)); married 1832 to Frances Travis.
      Political family: Jones-Williamson family of Person County, North Carolina.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary

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