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Frank Jenne Cannon

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Frank Jenne Cannon, American senator.

Background

Cannon, Frank Jenne was born on January 25, 1859 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. Son of George Quayle and Sarah (Jenne) Cannon.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Utah, 1878.

Career

2d, May Anderson Brown, sister of 1st wife. June 29, 1909. In printing business, since 1878. Also interested in mines.

Delaware Republican nat. convs., 1892, 1896. Candidate for delegate to 53d Congress, 1892. Delegate to 54th Congress (1895-1897).

United States senator, 1896-1899. Democrat, since 1900. State chairman Democratic party 1902.

Author: Under the Prophet in Utah (with Harvey J. O’Higgins), 1911. Brigham Young and His Mormon Empire (with George L. Knapp), 1913. Home: Denver, Colo.

Works

  • Author: Under the Prophet in Utah (with Harvey J. O’Higgins), 1911. Brigham Young and His Mormon Empire (with George L. Knapp), 1913.

Connections

Married Martha Anderson Brown, April.

father:
George Quayle Cannon

mother:
Sarah (Jenne) Cannon

spouse:
Martha Anderson Brown