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Clifton R. Breckinridge
Member of the
U.S. House of Representatives
from Arkansas
In office
March 4, 1883 – August 14, 1894
Preceded by (none)
James K. Jones
John M. Clayton
Succeeded by (none)
John M. Clayton
John S. Little
Constituency at-large district (1883–1885)
2nd district (1885–1894)
Personal details
Clifton Rodes Breckinridge

November 22, 1846
Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.
Died December 3, 1932(1932-12-03) (aged 86)
Wendover, Kentucky, U.S.
Resting place Lexington Cemetery
Political party Democratic
Katherine Carson
(m. 1876; her death 1921)
Children James Carson Breckinridge, Mary Breckinridge
Parents John Cabell Breckinridge & Mary Burch
Profession Politician, Banker, Cotton farmer
Military service
Allegiance  Confederate States of America
Branch/service  Confederate States of America Army
 Confederate States Navy
Rank Midshipman (navy)
Battles/wars American Civil War

Clifton Rodes Breckinridge (November 22, 1846 – December 3, 1932) was a Democratic alderman, congressman, diplomat, businessman and veteran of the Confederate Army and Navy. He was a member of the prominent Breckinridge family, the son of Vice President of the United States and Confederate General John C. Breckinridge and the great-grandson of U.S. Senator and Attorney General of the United States John Breckinridge.

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