Desha Breckenridge (1867 - 1935)

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Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky
Death: Died in Lexington, KY
Managed by: Patsy Grace Fischer
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About Desha Breckenridge

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Desha Breckinridge (1867 – 1935) was the editor and publisher of the Lexington Herald from 1897 to 1935. In 1898 he married Madeline McDowell, who became nationally known as Madeline McDowell Breckinridge. He was a brother of Sophonisba Breckinridge and the son of William Breckinridge, a member of Congress from Kentucky and a lawyer. His grandfather was the abolitionist minister Robert Jefferson Breckinridge. His great-grandfather was John Breckinridge.

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Desha Breckenridge's Timeline

1867
August 5, 1867
Lexington, Kentucky
1898
November 17, 1898
Age 31
Lexington, Kentucky
1929
July 27, 1929
Age 61
Quanta, Nantuckett Island
1935
February 18, 1935
Age 67
Lexington, KY