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Johnston, Olin DeWitt Talmadge b. November 18, 1896 d. April 18, 1965 US Senator, Governor of South Carolina. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the 98th Governor of South Carolina from January 1935 until January 1939 and again from January 1943 until January 1945, when he began serving as US Senator for four consecutive terms until his death in April 1965. Born Olin DeWitt Talmadge Johnston near Honea Path, South Carolina, his family maintained a farm and his father worked in the Chiquola Manufacturing Company's textile mill. His youth was divided...[Read More] (Bio by: William Bjornstad) Barkers Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Honea Path, Anderson County, South Carolina, USA