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John W. Breidenthal

John W. Breidenthal, American banker.


  • Breidenthal, John W. was born on June 22, 1857 in Sibley County, Minnesota, United States. Son of Matthew and Henrietta E. Breidenthal.

  • Education

    • Educated Terre Haute, Indiana, common school.


    • Candidate for lieutenant governor of Kansas, 1884, on Greenback ticket. Assisted in forming the Union Labor party at Cincinnati, 1887. Voted for in Kansas legislature for United States senator, 1891 and 1897.

      State bank commissioner, Kansas, 1893-1901. Democratic, Free Silver and Populist candidate for government Kansas, 1900. Chairman People’s Party State Committee of Kansas, 6 years.

      Conducted 2 successful campaigns. Vice president. and manager The Banking Trust Company of Kansas Author of Kansas banking and trust company laws. Home: Kansas City, Kan.


    • Author of Kansas banking and trust company laws.


    • Married Julia Slaughter, 1882.
    • father: Matthew Breidenthal
    • mother: Henrietta E. Breidenthal
    • spouse: Julia Slaughter
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    Born June 22, 1857
    Died 1910
    (aged 52)