Marriage: 12 December 1843. Son of Hon. Below is a list of members. Lia partio estis la suda Demokrata Partio. Vice President of the United States 1857–61. Married to Louise Tevis, daughter of Lloyd Tevis, First President of Wells Fargo Bank. Son of John Cabell Breckinridge, Sr. ... John Witherspoon Breckenridge. Mary Marvin Breckinridge (1905–2002), Photojournalist, cinematographer, and philanthropist. [74] Of the 234 members of the House, Breckinridge was among the 80 that were returned to their seats for the Thirty-third Congress . John Cabell Breckinridge Jr. 06 Aug 1903 Paris, France - 05 Nov 1996 John Cabell Breckinridge Jul 1879 California - 1914 Obituary from The Mariposa Gazette, 14 May 1892: Hon. Daughter of Clifton Rhodes Breckinridge, sister of James Carson Breckinridge. John Cabell Breckinridge. Florence Louise (Breckinridge) Fermor-Hesketh, at his home, Merced, Merced County, California, Geni profile: John Witherspoon Owen Breckinridge, This person is a descendant of a US President/Vice President, Joseph Cabell Breckinridge, II (1844–1906) Major in the C.S.A. WIKITREE PROTECTS MOST SENSITIVE INFORMATION BUT ONLY TO THE EXTENT STATED IN THE TERMS OF SERVICE AND PRIVACY POLICY. Mary Cyrene Burch ... 1848–1924. CONTENT MAY BE COPYRIGHTED BY WIKITREE COMMUNITY MEMBERS. John Milton Breckenridge. Father of Lloyd Tevis Breckenridge; John Cabell Breckenridge and Florence Louise Fermor-Hesketh, Baroness Hesketh Grateful for the county's support, he nicknamed his son, John Witherspoon Breckinridge, "Owen". John Witherspoon Breckenridge was born on month day 1850, at birth place, Kentucky, to John Cabell Breckinridge and Mary Cyrene Breckinridge (born Burch). Half brother of Isaac Breckenridge. The family has included six members of the United States House of Representatives, two United States Senators, a cabinet member, two Ambassadors, a Vice President of United States and an unsuccessful Presidential candidate. He represented Kentucky in both houses of Congress and became the 14th and youngest-ever vice president of the United States, serving from 1857 to … Party: Democrat. He was in his usual health and spirits up to nine o'clock that night, at which time he was seized with cramp colic, and although all available remedies were used he died within a … Candidate for President of the United States 1860. John C. Breckinridge, in full John Cabell Breckinridge, (born January 21, 1821, near Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.—died May 17, 1875, Lexington), 14th vice president of the United States (1857–61), unsuccessful presidential candidate of Southern Democrats (November 1860), and Confederate officer during the American Civil War (1861–65).. His mother was the daughter of Samuel Stanhope Smith, who founded Hampden–Sydney College in 1775, and granddaughter of John Witherspoon, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. 1821–1875. Husband of Louise Breckinridge and Harriett Breckinridge John Cabell Breckinridge. Very many friends will feel regret over the sudden death of this talented man. Marriage: 11 May 1811. discoveries. The bride, once divorced and the mother of three children, had been married to John Witherspoon Breckinridge, son of a former U.S. vice president. 1821-1875. The fourth of six children born to Joseph "Cabell" and Mary Clay (Smith) Breckinridge, he was their only son. John Witherspoon (1850–1932) Mary Desha (1854–1928) John Cabell Breckinridge (January 16, 1821 – May 17, 1875) was an American lawyer, politician, and soldier. The Breckinridge family is a family of public figures from the United States. John Witherspoon Owen Breckinridge died very suddenly at his home in Merced about midnight, May 9th. John Witherspoon Breckinridge was born on 22 December 1850 at Kentucky, U.S.A. G. 2 He was the son of General John Cabell Breckinridge and Mary Cyrene Burch. Brother of Rep.(CSN), Clifton Rodes Breckinridge, Sr.; Joseph Cabell Breckinridge, II; Frances Steele; Mary Desha Maltby and John Breckinridge Hall If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA. John Witherspoon then worked in the office of Chief Justice of North Carolina Frederick Nash where in due time he was admitted to the bar. https://constitutioncenter.org/blog/vice-president-profile-john-c-breckinridge Great-granddaughter or John Cabell Breckinridge and granddaughter of B.F. Goodrich. He was in his usual health and spirits up to nine o'clock that night, at which time he was seized with cramp colic, and although all available remedies were used he died within a couple of hours. Married Katherine Breckinridge Carson in 1876. Breckinridges have served as college presidents, prominent ministers, soldiers, theologians and in important positions at state and local levels. © 2008 - 2021 INTERESTING.COM, INC. John Cabell Breckinridge (1821–1875) Member Kentucky House of Representatives 1849–51. 2 He and Florence Louise Tevis were divorced before 1881. The fourth of six children born to Joseph "Cabell" and Mary Clay (Smith) Breckinridge, he was their only son. Mary Desha Breckinridge. He was the son of John C. Breckinridge who was Vice-President under Buchanan. John C. Breckinridge was born at Thorn Hill, his family's estate near Lexington, Kentucky, on January 16, 1821. Son of John Witherspoon Owen Breckinridge. John Cabell Breckinridge, II (1870–1941) Prominent New York attorney. * Witherspoon personally taught some of the courses at the college, such as divinity, rhetoric, history, and moral philosophy. ...s Breckinridge, Frances “frannie” Steele (born Breckinridge), John Milton Breckinridge, John Witherspoon Owen Breckinridge, Mary Desha Ma... Clifton Rhodes Breckinridge, Joseph Cabell Breckinridge, Frances Breckinridge, John Witherspoon Breckinridge. Married Richard Thompson. For fifteen years he made his home in California, and most of that time has been spent in Merced, of which county he was District Attorney; and also represented this district in the Assembly. ...s Breckinridge, Frances “frannie” Steele (born Breckinridge), John Milton Breckinridge, Mary Desha Maltby (born Breckinridge),