Major John Varnum

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John Varnum

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Death: Died
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Son of Prescott Varnum and Lydia Richardson
Husband of Nancy E. Varnum
Father of 2nd Lt. Charles Varnum, 7th U.S. Cavalry [Colonel post Indian Wars]
Half brother of Prescott Varnum, Jr.

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About Major John Varnum

Major in the Civil War, Settled in Florida after the Civil War, had lumber, brick, meal, grist business until he became involved in the state and local governement - State Assembly member 1870, Adjutant General of the state until 1877 (in charge of penal institutions, quarantine of the coast, public buildings and grounds, militia ), Treasurer and Director of the Florida Agricultural College, US Receiver of public moneys at Gainesville, Mayor of Gainesville in 1882.



            
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Major John Varnum's Timeline

1823
1823
1849
June 21, 1849
Age 26
Troy, NY, USA
1911
1911
Age 88
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