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Government official

John Christian Gatlin, American Government official. Served as private Company D, 1st New Mexico Infantry, Pershing's Expeditionary Force, 1916-1917. Member International Park Forestry and Wildlife Refuge Commission, Wildlife Society, Optimist International, American Fisheries Society, Masons. M C.

Background

Gatlin, John Christian was born on January 9, 1897 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Christian and Stella Frances (Earl) Gatlin.

Education

Student, public schools, Magdalena and Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Career

Field position, United States Fish and Wildlife Svc., Department Interior, 1917-1928;district agent for control predatory mammals, United States Fish and Wildlife Svc., Department Interior, Oklahoma and New Mexico, 1928-1939;regional director, United States Fish and Wildlife Svc., Department Interior, Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah and Wyoming, from 1939.

Membership

Served as private Company D, 1st New Mexico Infantry, Pershing's Expeditionary Force, 1916-1917. Member International Park Forestry and Wildlife Refuge Commission, Wildlife Society, Optimist International, American Fisheries Society, Masons. M C.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Ann Hall, June 9, 1927. Children: Elizabeth Ann (Mistress Medary), John Christian III.

father:
John Christian Gatlin

mother:
Stella Frances (Earl) Gatlin

spouse:
Elizabeth Ann Hall

children:
Elizabeth Ann Gatlin (Mistress Medary)

John Christian III Gatlin