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Thomas Lowry Bailey (1888 - 1946)

"Gov. Thomas Lowry Bailey"

Thomas Lowry Bailey (January 6, 1888 – November 2, 1946) was a politician from the state of Mississippi. He was born in Webster County, Mississippi and graduated from Millsaps College. Baile...

10/19/2014

Gov. Tighlman Tucker (1802 - 1859)

Tilghman Mayfield Tucker (February 5, 1802–April 3, 1859) was Governor of Mississippi from 1842 to 1844. He was a Democrat. Tucker was born in North Carolina near Lime Stone Springs, and liv...

5/12/2014

John Jones McCrae (January 10, 1815 – May 31, 1868) was an American Democratic politician. Biography McRae was born in Sneedsboro, North Carolina (now a ghost town 3.3 mi (5.3 km) northe...

5/12/2014

) Robert Lowry (March 10, 1830 – January 19, 1910) was an American politician, born in South Carolina and raised in Mississippi. During the American Civil War he rose from the rank of private ...

5/27/2013

John Marshall Stone (April 30, 1830– March 26, 1900) was an American politician from Mississippi who served longer as Governor of that state than anyone else, from 1876 to 1882 and again from ...

5/27/2013

William McWillie (November 17, 1795 – March 3, 1869) was the twenty-second governor of Mississippi from 1857 to 1859. He was a Democrat. McWillie was the last Governor of Mississippi prior to ...

4/28/2013

Hiram Runnels, Governor (1796 - 1857)

RUNNELS, HIRAM GEORGE (1796-1857). Hiram George Runnels, planter and representative at the Convention of 1845,qv was born on December 17, 1796, in Hancock County, Georgia. At an early age he moved wi...

3/20/2013

) David Holmes (March 10, 1769 – August 20, 1832) was the last governor of the Mississippi Territory and the first governor of the State of Mississippi. Career Born in York County, Pen...

8/17/2012

) James Whitfield (December 15, 1791 – June 25, 1875) was Governor of Mississippi from November 24, 1851 to January 10, 1852. He was born in Elbert County, Georgia. He served until United St...

3/13/2012

John Anthony Quitman (b. September 1, 1798, Rhinebeck, New York– July 17, 1858, Natchez, Mississippi) was an American politician and soldier. He served as Governor of Mississippi from 1835 t...

1/30/2012

James Kimble Vardaman (July 26, 1861 – June 25, 1930) was an American politician from the state of Mississippi, serving as Governor of Mississippi from 1904 to 1908 and in the U.S. Senate from...

12/27/2011

George Poindexter (1779 – September 5, 1853) was an American politician, lawyer and judge from Mississippi. Background Poindexter was born in Louisa County, Virginia and was of Hugueno...

12/27/2011

Theodore Gilmore Bilbo (October 13, 1877 – August 21, 1947) was an American politician. Bilbo, a Democrat, twice served as governor of Mississippi (1916–20, 1928–32) and later was ...

12/27/2011

Albert Gallatin Brown (May 31, 1813 – June 12, 1880) was Governor of Mississippi from 1844 to 1848 and a United States Senator from Mississippi from 1854 through 1861. Brown attended Mississip...

12/27/2011

Anselm Joseph McLaurin (March 26, 1848 – December 22, 1909) was an American politician. McLaurin was born in Brandon, Mississippi, the son of Ellen Caroline (née Tullus) and Lauchli...

9/22/2011

Benjamin Grubb Humphreys (August 26, 1808 – December 20, 1882) was an American politician from Mississippi. He was a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and se...

8/29/2011

) Charles Clark (May 24, 1811 – December 18, 1877) was a Mississippi Democratic political figure, as well as a major general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Ear...

7/24/2011

James Lusk Alcorn (November 4, 1816 – December 19, 1894) was a prominent American political figure in Mississippi during the 19th century. He was a leading southern white Republican or "scalaw...

2/22/2011

Henry Stuart Foote (February 28, 1804 – May 20, 1880) was a United States Senator from Mississippi from 1847 to 1852 and Governor of Mississippi from 1852 to 1854. His emotional leadership...

6/1/2009

Walter Leake (May 25, 1762 – November 17, 1825) served as a United States Senator from Mississippi (1817–1820) and as third Governor of Mississippi (1822–1825). He was the fi...

2/16/2009

John Jones Pettus (October 9, 1813 – January 28, 1867) was a United States politician. A member of the Democratic party, he was Governor of the state of Mississippi from January 5, 1854 to J...

2/10/2009

Andrew Houston Longino (May 16, 1854 – February 24, 1942) was a Mississippi politician who served as a Democrat in the State Senate (1880–1884), the U.S. District Attorney's (1888ȁ...

1/2/2009

Adelbert Ames, a Medal of Honor recipient, was the last general officer of the American Civil War from either side of the conflict to die, dying at age 97 in 1933. Adelbert Ames (October 31, 1835 &...

6/6/2007