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John Franklin BETHUNE

John Franklin BETHUNE, Secre tary, United States Tariff Commission. Member of Masons; United Spanish War Veterans; Society of Army of Santiago de Cuba. Club: Federal (Washington, District of Columbia, on board of directors).

Background

  • BETHUNE, John Franklin was born on February 9, 1880 in Monroe, Louisiana, United States. Son of James A. and Narcissa (Garrett) Bethune.

  • Education

    • George Washington University Law School, Bachelor of Laws, 1902.

    Career

    • Secretary, United States Tariff Committee, since 1919. Commanded State Militia, Northern Virginia, 1917-1920. Government Auditor, on first World War bldgs, erected in Washington, 1917-1918.

    Membership

    Member of Masons; United Spanish War Veterans. Society of Army of Santiago de Cuba. Club: Federal (Washington, District of Columbia, on board of directors).

    Connections

    • Spouse Lucina Frances McGroarty, 1904.
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