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John Franklin BETHUNE Edit Profile

United States Tariff Commission , Secre tary

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.