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Arthur Capper
Birth: Jul. 14, 1865
Garnett
Anderson County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 19, 1951
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

20th Kansas Governor, US Senator. Prominent Kansas newspaperman who established the Topeka Daily Capital. Served as Governor of Kansas from 1915 to 1919. Elected as a Senator from Kansas to the United States Senate, serving as a Republican from 1919 to 1949, a span of 30 years. (bio by: Tom Denardo) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Herbert Capper (1833 - 1897)
  Isabella M. McGrew Capper (1841 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Florence Crawford Capper (1868 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Capper (1863 - 1864)*
  Arthur Capper (1865 - 1951)
  Mary May Capper (1868 - 1939)*
  Bessie Capper Myers (1870 - 1909)*
  Benjamin Herbert Capper (1874 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Topeka Cemetery
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 58 - Lot 47 - Space 2
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Mar 19, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6272514
Arthur Capper
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Arthur Capper
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Arthur Capper
Added by: Tom Denardo
 
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Blessings, Arthur Capper, grandson of Sarah Cheney & Thomas Capper; and Ura Marsh & Simon Blackburn McGrew.
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