John Stevenson Tarkington, American lawyer. member Indiana House of Representatives, 1863.
Tarkington, John Stevenson was born on June 24, 1832 in Centreville, Indiana, United States. Son of Review Joseph and Maria (Slauson) Tarkington.
Bachelor of Arts, Asbury (now De Pauw) U., Greencastle, Indiana, 1852, A.M., 1855.
Father of (Newton) Booth T. In law practice at Indianapolis, since 1855. Member Indiana House of Representatives, 1863. Captain Company A, 132d Indiana Infantry, 1864.
Judge 7th Judicial Circuit, Indiana, 1870-1872.
Author: The Hermit of Capri, 1910. Auto-Orphan, 1913.
Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.
All Christians should study Old and New Testament, which texts were written and gathered together over a long period of time. It is important to find out as much as we can about the original contexts in which texts were produced.
Member Indiana House of Representatives, 1863.
Married Elizabeth Booth, November 19, 1857 (died 1909). Married second, Linda H. Schulz, September 10, 1910.