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Bedford County TN Biographies

JOHN BUCHANAN GAMBILL

Mayor, notary public; born Bedford Co., Shelbyville, Tenn., Nov. 24, 1856; son of Bradley and Sarah C. (Anderson) Gambill; Irish descent; educated common schools of Bedford Co. Tenn.; married Mattie J. Damron Dec. 29, 1895; organized Farmers Bank of Cornersville 1904-07; member real estate firm Fain & Gambill; stockholder and director in Farmers Bank, Cornersville; member M.E. church, South; member board of stewards 20 years.

Source: Who’s Who in Tennessee, Memphis: Paul & Douglass Co., Publishers, 1911; transcribed by Kim Mohler

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