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Elmer Jacob Burkett
Birth: Dec. 1, 1867
Mills County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 23, 1935
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA

US Congressman, US Senator. Elected to represent Nebraska's 1st District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1899 to 1905. Also served as a United States Senator from Nebraska from 1905 to 1911, Member of the Nebraska State Legislature, and Candidate for Republican Nomination for Vice-President in 1916. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Fannie Fern Wright Burkett (1869 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  Josephine Burkett Farquhar (1895 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wyuka Cemetery
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Lot: Sec-13 Lot-3 Sp-6
 
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Record added: Mar 16, 2003
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Elmer Jacob Burkett
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Son of Henry W. and Catharine Burkett. Married Sept. 1, 1891, to Miss Fannie F. Wright, of Glenwood, Iowa.
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