Major John Varnum

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John Varnum

Birthdate: (88)
Death: 1911 (88)
Place of Burial: Hildreth Cemetery Lowell Middlesex County Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Col Prescott Varnum and Lydia Varnum
Husband of Nancy E. Varnum
Father of 2nd Lt. Charles Varnum, Medal of Honor
Brother of Archibald Oakley Varnum and Henry Varnum
Half brother of William Varnum, Esq. and 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

June 21, 1849
Age 26
Troy, NY, USA
Age 88
Hildreth Cemetery Lowell Middlesex County Massachusetts