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John W. Breidenthal

banker

John W. Breidenthal, American banker.

Background

Breidenthal, John W. was born on June 22, 1857 in Sibley County, Minnesota, United States. Son of Matthew and Henrietta E. Breidenthal.

Education

Educated Terre Haute, Indiana, common school.

Career

Candidate for lieutenant governor of Kansas, 1884, on Greenback ticket. Assisted in forming the Union Labor party at Cincinnati, 1887. Voted for in Kansas legislature for United States senator, 1891 and 1897.

State bank commissioner, Kansas, 1893-1901. Democratic, Free Silver and Populist candidate for government Kansas, 1900. Chairman People’s Party State Committee of Kansas, 6 years.

Conducted 2 successful campaigns. Vice president. and manager The Banking Trust Company of Kansas Author of Kansas banking and trust company laws. Home: Kansas City, Kan.

Works

  • Author of Kansas banking and trust company laws.

Connections

Married Julia Slaughter, 1882.

father:
Matthew Breidenthal

mother:
Henrietta E. Breidenthal

spouse:
Julia Slaughter