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On This Day in West Virginia History, April 1st

April 1, 2023

Mountaineer News

Vintage West Virginia

Lydia Kimble Graham of Pendleton County, the last surviving widow of a War of 1812 veteran, died on April 1, 1936.

Learn more: "Lydia Kimble Graham" "Pension for War of 1812 Still Being Paid to West Virginian" "Last Widow of War of 1812 Is Dead at Home Near Franklin" Death Certificate of Lydia Kimble Graham Document-Based Questions

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