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John Telemachus JOHNSON

American John Telemachus JOHNSON

U.S. Representative from Kentucky

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on October 05, 1788 in Scott County, Kentucky, USA
Died: on December 17, 1856 in Lexington, Missouri, USA


Biography

Born at Great Crossings, Kentucky, Johnson pursued preparatory studies. He attended Transylvania University, Lexington, Kentucky. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1809 and commenced practice in Georgetown, Kentucky. He served in the War of 1812 as an aide to Gen. William H. Harrison. He served as member of the Kentucky House of Representatives and served five terms.

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- Category American politician