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John C. West, Governor (1922 - 2004)

John Carl West, Sr. (August 27, 1922 – March 21, 2004), was a U.S. Democratic Party politician who served as the 109th Governor of South Carolina from 1971 to 1975. He served as ambassador to ...

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Robert Evander McNair, Governor (1923 - 2007)

Robert Evander McNair, Sr. (December 14, 1923 – November 17, 2007), was the 108th governor of South Carolina, having served from 1965 to 1971. Biography McNair was born in Cades, a tow...

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Gabriel Holmes, Governor (1769 - 1829)

Gabriel Holmes was the 21st Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1821 to 1824. He was not affiliated with any party; a Representative from North Carolina; born near Clinton, Sampson Coun...

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Major Jesse Franklin, Governor, U.S. Senator (1760 - 1823)

DAR Ancestor #: A041753 . Married Meeky Perkins. Jesse Franklin (March 24, 1760 – August 31, 1823) was the Democratic-Republican U.S. senator from the U.S. state of North Carolina between 17...

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John Branch Jr., Governor, U.S. Senator, Secretary of the Navy, Territorial Governor of Florida. MP (1782 - 1863)

John Branch, Jr. (November 4, 1782 – January 3, 1863) served as U.S. Senator, Secretary of the Navy, the 19th Governor of the state of North Carolina, and was the sixth and last territorial go...

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William Hawkins, Governor MP (1777 - 1819)

) William Hawkins (October 20, 1777 – May 17, 1819) was the 17th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1811 to 1814. Hawkins was born in his family home, called Pleasant Hill, ...

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Col. Benjamin Smith (Cont. Army), Gov. (1756 - 1826)

) Benjamin Smith (January 10, 1756 – January 26, 1826) was the 16th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1810 to 1811. Biography Smith was born in Charles Town, South Caro...

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David Stone, Governor, U.S. Senator (1770 - 1818)

David Stone (17 February 1770 -- 7 October 1818) was the Democratic-Republican governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1808 to 1810. Both before and after his term as governor, he served as...

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Gov. Nathaniel Alexander, US Congress (1756 - 1808)

) Nathaniel Alexander (March 5, 1756 – March 7, 1808) was the 13th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1805 to 1807. Biography Alexander was born near Concord, North Caro...

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James Turner, Governor, U.S. Senator (1766 - 1824)

James Turner (December 20, 1766 – January 15, 1824) was the 12th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1802 to 1805. He later served as a U.S. senator between 1805 and 1816. Tu...

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Gov. William Richardson Davie MP (1756 - 1820)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A030145 William Richardson Davie was a military officer, the tenth Governor of North Carolina, the fou...

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Richard D.Spaight, Signer of the US Constitution MP (1758 - 1802)

Signer of the U.S. Constitution. SPAIGHT, Richard Dobbs, (father of Richard Dobbs Spaight, Jr., and grandfather of Richard Spaight Donnell), a Delegate and a Representative from North Carolina; bor...

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Samuel Johnston, Governor, U.S. Senator (1733 - 1816)

Samuel Johnston (December 15, 1733 – August 17, 1816) was an American planter, lawyer, and statesman from Chowan County, North Carolina. He represented North Carolina in both the Continental C...

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Colonel Alexander Martin (Continental Army), Governor, U.S. Senator MP (c.1738 - 1807)

Alexander Martin (1740 – November 10, 1807) was the fourth and seventh Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1782 to 1784 and from 1789 to 1792. Biography Martin was born i...

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Thomas Burke (c.1747 - 1783)

) Thomas Burke (c. 1747 – December 2, 1783) was an Irish physician, lawyer, and statesman who lived in Hillsborough, North Carolina. He represented North Carolina as a delegate to the Continen...

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Gov. Abner Nash (1740 - 1786)

FRANCIS and his brother Abner moved to Hillsborough (Halifax County NC) in late 1762 or early 1763. Francis invested in a merchantile store. He held , as did his brother Abner, many political offic...

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Richard Caswell, III, Prov. Gov. (1729 - 1789)

Richard Caswell Birth: 1729 Death: 1789 North Carolina Governor. Served as the Governor of North Carolina from 1776 to 1780, and 1785 to 1787. Also served as a Delegate to the Continental Congr...

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Gov. Daniel Dunklin (1790 - 1844)

Daniel Dunklin (January 14, 1790 – August 25, 1844) was the fifth Governor of Missouri, serving from 1832 to 1836. He also served as the state's third Lieutenant Governor. Dunklin is considere...

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Gov. Abraham J. Williams (1731 - 1839)

Abraham J. Williams (February 26, 1781 – December 30, 1839) was an American politician from Boone County, Missouri. He was the third Governor of Missouri, serving an unelected interim term in ...

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Wallace G. Wilkinson, Governor (1941 - 2002)

Wallace Glenn Wilkinson (December 12, 1941 – July 5, 2002) was an American businessman and politician from the Commonwealth of Kentucky. From 1987 to 1991, he served as the state's fifty-seven...

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John Y. Brown, Jr., Governor MP

. John Young Brown, Jr. (born December 28, 1933) is a politician, entrepreneur, and businessman from the U.S. state of Kentucky. He served as the 55th governor of Kentucky from 1979 to 1983, although...

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Louie B. Nunn, Governor (1924 - 2004)

Louie Broady Nunn (March 8, 1924 – January 29, 2004) was the 52nd governor of Kentucky. His election in 1967 made him the first Republican to hold that office since the end of Simeon Willis' t...

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Edward T. Breathitt, Governor (1924 - 2003)

Edward Thompson "Ned" Breathitt, Jr. (November 26, 1924 – October 14, 2003) was a politician from the US state of Kentucky. A member of one of the state's political families, he was the 51st G...

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Bert T. Combs, Governor (1911 - 1991)

Bertram Thomas Combs (August 13, 1911 – December 4, 1991) was a jurist and politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. After serving on the Kentucky Court of Appeals, he was elected the 50th G...

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Lawrence W. Wetherby, Governor (1908 - 1994)

Lawerence Winchester Wetherby (January 2, 1908 – March 27, 1994) was a politician from the US state of Kentucky. After graduating from the University of Louisville, he rose through the judicia...

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Earle C. Clements, U.S. Senator (1896 - 1985)

Earle Chester Clements (October 22, 1896 – March 12, 1985) was a politician from the US state of Kentucky. He represented the state in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senat...

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Simeon S. Willis, Governor (1879 - 1965)

Simeon Slavens Willis (December 1, 1879 – April 1, 1965) was the 46th Governor of Kentucky, United States, serving from 1943 to 1947. He was the only Republican elected governor of Kentucky be...

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Keen Johnson, Governor (1896 - 1970)

Keen Johnson (January 12, 1896 – February 7, 1970) was the 45th Governor of Kentucky, serving from 1939 to 1943. He remains the only journalist to have served in that capacity. After serving i...

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Ruby Laffoon, Governor (1869 - 1941)

Ruby Laffoon (January 15, 1869 – March 1, 1941) was a politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. He was the state's 43rd governor, serving from 1931 to 1935. At age 17, Laffoon moved to Washi...

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Flem D. Sampson, Governor (1875 - 1967)

Flemon Davis "Flem" Sampson (January 23, 1875 – May 25, 1967) was the 42nd Governor of Kentucky, serving from 1927 to 1931. He graduated from Valparaiso University in 1894, and opened a law pr...

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William J. Fields, Governor (1874 - 1954)

William Jason Fields (December 29, 1874 – October 21, 1954) was a politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. Known as "Honest Bill from Olive Hill", he represented Kentucky's Ninth District i...

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James D. Black, Governor (1849 - 1938)

James Dixon Black (September 24, 1849 – August 5, 1938) was the 39th Governor of Kentucky, serving for seven months in 1919. He ascended to the office when Governor Augustus O. Stanley was ele...

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A. Owsley Stanley, Governor, U.S. Senator (1867 - 1958)

Augustus Owsley Stanley I (May 21, 1867 – August 12, 1958) was a politician from the US state of Kentucky. A Democrat, he served as the 38th Governor of Kentucky and also represented the state...

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Augustus E. Willson, Governor (1846 - 1931)

Augustus Everett Willson (October 13, 1846 – August 24, 1931) was the 36th Governor of Kentucky. Orphaned at the age of twelve, Willson went to live with relatives in New England. This move ex...

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J. C. W. Beckham, Governor, U.S. Senator (1869 - 1940)

John Crepps Wickliffe Beckham (August 5, 1869 – January 9, 1940) was the 35th Governor of Kentucky and a United States Senator from Kentucky. He was the state's first popularly elected senator...

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William Goebel, Governor (1856 - 1900)

William Justus Goebel (January 4, 1856 – February 3, 1900) was an American politician who served as the 34th Governor of Kentucky for four days in 1900 after having been mortally wounded by an...

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William S. Taylor, Governor (1853 - 1928)

William Taylor was born October 10, 1853 in a log cabin on the Green River, about five miles from Morgantown, Kentucky. He was the first child of Sylvester and Mary G. (Moore) Taylor. He spent his ea...

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Edwin P. Morrow, Governor (1877 - 1935)

Edwin Porch Morrow (November 28, 1877 – June 15, 1935) was an American politician who served as the 40th Governor of Kentucky from 1919 to 1923. He was the only Republican elected to this offi...

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William O'Connell Bradley, Governor, U.S. Senator (1847 - 1914)

William O'Connell Bradley (March 18, 1847 – May 23, 1914) was a politician from the U.S. state of Kentucky. He served as the 32nd Governor of Kentucky and was later elected by the state legi...

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John Y. Brown, Governor (1835 - 1904)

) John Young Brown (June 28, 1835 – January 11, 1904) was a politician from the US state of Kentucky. He represented the state in the United States House of Representatives and served as its 3...

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J. Proctor Knott, Governor (1830 - 1911)

James Proctor Knott (August 29, 1830 – June 18, 1911) was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky and served as the 29th Governor of Kentucky from 1883 to 1887. Born in Kentucky, he moved to Misso...

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James Bennett McCreary (1838 - 1918)

Known residences: - 1860, 1870: Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky [1,2] ---------------------------------- Supporting Documents: 1. 1860 United States Federal Census (June 4, 1860) 2. 1870 U...

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Preston Hopkins Leslie (1819 - 1907)

Preston Hopkins Leslie (March 8, 1819 – February 7, 1907) was the 26th Governor of Kentucky from 1871 to 1875 and territorial governor of Montana from 1887 to 1889. He ascended to the office o...

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Colonel Thomas E. Bramlette (USA), Governor (1817 - 1875)

Thomas Elliott Bramlette (January 3, 1817 – January 12, 1875) was the 23rd Governor of Kentucky. He was elected in 1863 and guided the state through the latter part of the Civil War and the be...

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James Fisher Robinson, Governor (1800 - 1882)

James Fisher Robinson (October 4, 1800 – October 31, 1882) was the 22nd Governor of Kentucky, serving the remainder of the unfinished term of Governor Beriah Magoffin. Magoffin, a Confederate ...

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Gov. Edward H. East MP (1830 - 1904)

East was born in Davidson County, Tennessee, one of ten children of Edward Hyde East and Cecelia Buchanan East. His paternal grandfather, Benjamin East, had migrated from England in the 18th century....

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Gov. Beriah Magoffin (1815 - 1885)

lawyer, planter, and governor "As governor of Kentucky... he opposed secession, favored compromise, and sought ot preserve the neutrality of his state. .. he refused Lincoln's call for troops, . and....

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Lazarus W. Powell, Governor, U.S. Senator (1812 - 1867)

Lazarus Whitehead Powell (October 6, 1812 – July 3, 1867) was the 19th Governor of Kentucky, serving from 1851 to 1855. He was later elected to represent Kentucky in the U.S. Senate from 1859 ...

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Robert P. Letcher, Governor (1788 - 1861)

Robert Perkins Letcher (February 10, 1788 – January 24, 1861) was a politician and lawyer from the US state of Kentucky. He served as a U.S. Representative, Minister to Mexico, and the 15th Go...

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John Motley Morehead, Governor (1796 - 1866)

-------------------- John Motley Morehead (July 4, 1796 – August 27, 1866) was the 29th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1841 to 1845. He is known as "the Father of Modern N...

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James T. Morehead, Governor, U.S. Senator (1797 - 1854)

) James Turner Morehead (May 24, 1797 – December 28, 1854) was a United States Senator and the 12th Governor of Kentucky. He was the first native-born Kentuckian to hold the governorship of th...

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John Breathitt, Governor (1786 - 1834)

John Breathitt (September 9, 1786 – February 21, 1834) was the 11th Governor of Kentucky. He was the first Democrat to hold this office and was the second Kentucky governor to die in office. S...

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Thomas "Stonehammer" Metcalfe, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (c.1780 - 1855)

United States politician, serving many different posts throughout his life, including U.S. Representative, Senator, and Governor of Kentucky. Metcalfe County, Kentucky was named after him. Born in Fa...

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John Adair, Governor, U.S. Senator (1757 - 1840)

John Adair (January 9, 1757 – May 19, 1840) was an American pioneer, soldier and statesman. He was the eighth Governor of Kentucky and represented the state in both the U.S. House and Senate. ...

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Gabriel Slaughter, Governor MP (1767 - 1830)

Gabriel Slaughter (December 12, 1767 – September 19, 1830) was the seventh Governor of Kentucky and was the first person to ascend to that office upon the death of the sitting governor. His fa...

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William Owsley, 16th Governor of Kentucky MP (1782 - 1862)

William Owsley (March 24, 1782 – December 9, 1862) was an associate justice on the Kentucky Court of Appeals and the 16th Governor of Kentucky. He also served in both houses of the Kentucky Ge...

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Gov. Christopher Greenup MP (1750 - 1818)

Governor 1804-1808 , Kentucky Governor Christopher Greenup Term: 1804-1808 Party: Jeffersonian Republican Resident KY County: Mercer/Fayette Election Returns: Christopher Greenup (Unopposed...

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Col. James Garrard, 2nd Governor of Kentucky MP (1749 - 1822)

2nd Governor of Kentucky. In office June 7, 1796 – September 5, 1804. DAR Ancestor #: A044132 Service: VIRGINIA Rank: COLONEL Birth: 1-14-1749 STAFFORD CO VIRGINIA Death: 1-19-1822...

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Ned McWherter, Governor MP (1930 - 2011)

Ned Ray McWherter (October 15, 1930 – April 4, 2011) was an American politician who served as the 46th Governor of Tennessee, from 1987 to 1995. Prior to that, he served as Speaker of the Tenn...

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Ray Blanton, Governor MP (1930 - 1996)

Leonard Ray Blanton (April 10, 1930 – November 22, 1996) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1975 to 1979. He also served three terms in the U.S. House of Repre...

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Winfield Dunn, Governor MP

Bryant Winfield Culberson Dunn (born July 1, 1927) is an American politician, dentist, and medical industry official, who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1971 to 1975. He was the state's first R...

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Buford Ellington, Governor MP (1907 - 1972)

Earl Buford Ellington (June 27, 1907 – April 3, 1972) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1959 to 1963, and again from 1967 to 1971. Along with his political al...

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Frank G. Clement, Governor MP (1920 - 1969)

Frank Goad Clement (June 2, 1920 – November 4, 1969) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1953 to 1958, and from 1963 to 1967. His ten years in office was the lo...

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Jim Nance McCord, Governor MP (1879 - 1968)

Jim Nance McCord (March 17, 1879 – September 2, 1968) was an American journalist and politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1945 to 1949, and was a member of the U.S. House of Rep...

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Prentice Cooper, Governor MP (1895 - 1969)

William Prentice Cooper, Jr. (September 28, 1895 – May 18, 1969) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1939 to 1945. He led the state's mobilization efforts for W...

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Capt. Gordon W. Browning, Governor MP (1889 - 1976)

Gordon Weaver Browning (November 22, 1889 – May 23, 1976) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1937 to 1939, and again from 1949 to 1953. He also served six term...

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Hill McAlister, Governor MP (1875 - 1959)

Harry Hill McAlister (July 15, 1875 – October 30, 1959) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1933 to 1937. He also served as Nashville's city attorney in the ear...

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Henry H. Horton, Governor MP (1866 - 1934)

Henry Hollis Horton (February 17, 1866 – July 2, 1934) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1927 to 1933. He was elevated to the position when Governor Austin Pe...

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Gov. Austin Peay, IV MP (1876 - 1927)

Austin Peay, a successful and progressive governor during the 1920s, was perhaps best known as the governor who signed the infamous Butler (antievolution) Bill into law. Through administrative reorga...

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Albert H. Roberts, Governor MP (1868 - 1946)

Albert Houston Roberts (July 4, 1868 – June 25, 1946) was an American politician, educator, and jurist. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1919 to 1921, having previously served as a stat...

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Thomas Clarke Rye, Governor MP (1863 - 1953)

Thomas Clarke Rye (June 2, 1863 – September 12, 1953) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1915 to 1919. An ardent supporter of prohibition, he helped reunify th...

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Ben W. Hooper, Governor MP (1870 - 1957)

Ben Walter Hooper, born Bennie Walter Wade (October 13, 1870 – April 18, 1957), was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1911 to 1915. He was one of just three Repub...

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Malcolm R. Patterson, Governor MP (1861 - 1935)

Malcolm Rice Patterson (June 7, 1861–March 8, 1935) was an American politician and jurist. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1907 to 1911, and served in the U.S. House of Representatives...

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John Isaac Cox, Governor MP (1855 - 1946)

John Isaac Cox (November 23, 1855 – September 4, 1946) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1905 to 1907. He was elevated to the position when Governor James B. ...

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Gov. James B. Frazier, U.S. Senator MP (1856 - 1937)

James Beriah Frazier (October 8, 1856 – March 28, 1937) was an American politician who served as Governor of Tennessee from 1903 to 1905, and subsequently as a United States Senator from Ten...

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Gov. Benton McMillin MP (1845 - 1933)

He was born on September 11, 1845. McMillin was a member of the state legislature from 1875 to 1877, and served in the United States Congress from 1879 until his election as governor in November, 1...

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Col. Peter Turney (CSA), Gov., Chief Justice Tenn. Sup. Ct. MP (1827 - 1903)

Peter Turney (September 22, 1827 – October 19, 1903) was Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court from 1870 to 1893; and served as the Governor of the U.S. state of Tennessee from 1893 to ...

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John P. Buchanan, 25th Governor of Tennessee MP (1847 - 1930)

John Price Buchanan (October 4, 1847 – May 14, 1930) was an American politician and farmers' advocate. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1891 to 1893, and was president of the Tennessee ...

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Alvin Hawkins, Governor MP (1821 - 1905)

Alvin Hawkins (December 2, 1821 – April 27, 1905) was an American jurist and politician. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1881 to 1883, one of just three Republicans to hold this positi...

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James D. Porter, Governor MP (1828 - 1912)

James Davis Porter (December 7, 1828–May 18, 1912) was an American politician, educator, and soldier. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1875 to 1879, and was subsequently appointed Assis...

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William "Parson" Brownlow, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1805 - 1877)

William Gannaway "Parson" Brownlow (August 29, 1805 – April 29, 1877) was an American newspaper editor, minister, and politician who served as Governor of the state of Tennessee from 1865 to 1...

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Isham G. Harris, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1818 - 1897)

Isham Green Harris (February 10, 1818 – July 8, 1897) was an American politician. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1857 to 1862 and as a U.S. Senator from 1877 until his death. As g...

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Willie Blount, Governor MP (1768 - 1835)

Willie Blount (April 18, 1768 – September 10, 1835) was an American politician. He served as the Governor of Tennessee from 1809 to 1815. Blount's efforts to raise funds and soldiers during th...

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Strom Thurmond, Governor, U.S. Senator (1902 - 2003)

James Strom Thurmond (December 5, 1902 – June 26, 2003) was an American politician who served as a United States Senator. He also ran for the Presidency of the United States in 1948 as the seg...

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Ransome Judson Williams, Governor (1892 - 1970)

Ransome Judson Williams (January 4, 1892 – January 7, 1970) was the 102nd Governor of South Carolina from 1945 to 1947. Born in Cope, South Carolina, he graduated from the Medical Universi...

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Richard Manning Jefferies, Governor (1889 - 1964)

Richard Manning Jefferies (February 27, 1889 – April 20, 1964), a longtime state legislator and the 101st Governor of South Carolina from 1942 to 1943, was born in Union County, South Carolina...

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Joseph Emile Harley, Governor (1880 - 1942)

Joseph Emile Harley (September 14, 1880 – February 27, 1942) was the 100th Governor of South Carolina from 1941 to 1942 and a member of the "Barnwell Ring." Early life and education Ha...

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Gov. Burnet R. Maybank, US Senator (1899 - 1954)

Burnet Rhett Maybank (March 7, 1899 – September 1, 1954) was a U.S. Senator, the 99th Governor of South Carolina, and Mayor of Charleston, South Carolina. Maybank was the direct descendant of ...

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Olin D. T. Johnston, Governor, U.S. Senator (1896 - 1965)

Olin DeWitt Talmadge Johnston (November 18, 1896 – April 18, 1965) was a Democratic Party politician from the US state of South Carolina. He served as the 98th Governor of South Carolina, 1935...

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Ibra Charles Blackwood, Governor (1878 - 1936)

Ibra Charles Blackwood (November 21, 1878 – February 12, 1936) was the 97th Governor of South Carolina from 1931 to 1935. Born in rural Spartanburg County, South Carolina, Blackwood studie...

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John Gardiner Richards, Jr., Governor (1864 - 1941)

. John Gardiner Richards, Jr. (September 11, 1864 – October 9, 1941) was the 96th Governor of South Carolina from 1927 to 1931. Youth Born in Liberty Hill, South Carolina, on September...

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Thomas Gordon McLeod, Governor (1868 - 1932)

Thomas Gordon McLeod (December 17, 1868 – December 11, 1932) was the 95th Governor of South Carolina from 1923 to 1927. Born in Lynchburg, South Carolina to William J. McLeod, a former cap...

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Wilson Godfrey Harvey, Governor (1866 - 1932)

Wilson Godfrey Harvey (September 8, 1866 – October 7, 1932) was the 94th Governor of South Carolina from May 20, 1922, to January 16, 1923. Born in Charleston, Harvey attended Charleston H...

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Robert Archer Cooper, Governor (1874 - 1953)

Robert Archer Cooper (June 12, 1874 – August 7, 1953) was the 93rd Governor of South Carolina from January 21, 1919 to May 20, 1922. Born in Waterloo Township, Laurens County, Cooper gradu...

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Charles Aurelius Smith, Governor (1861 - 1916)

Charles Aurelius Smith (January 22, 1861 – April 1, 1916) was the 91st Governor of South Carolina from January 14, 1915, to January 19, 1915. His term of five days stands as the shortest for a...

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Coleman Livingston Blease, Governor, U.S. Senator (1868 - 1942)

Coleman Livingston Blease (October 8, 1868 – January 19, 1942) was a politician from the U.S. state of South Carolina known for his populist appeals and racism. He served as a Democratic state...

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Martin Frederick Ansel, Governor (1850 - 1945)

Martin Frederick Ansel (December 12, 1850 – August 23, 1945) was the 89th Governor of South Carolina from 1907 to 1911. Born in Charleston, South Carolina, to John Ansel who was an immigra...

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Duncan Clinch Heyward, Governor (1864 - 1943)

Duncan Clinch Heyward (June 24, 1864 – January 23, 1943) was the 88th Governor of South Carolina from January 20, 1903, to January 15, 1907. Heyward was born in Richland County to Edward B...

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Miles Benjamin McSweeney, Governor (1855 - 1909)

Miles Benjamin McSweeney (April 18, 1855 – September 29, 1909) was the 87th Governor of South Carolina from June 2, 1899, to January 20, 1903. McSweeney was born in Charleston and was forc...

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William Haselden Ellerbe, Governor (1862 - 1899)

William Haselden Ellerbe (April 7, 1862 – June 2, 1899) was the 86th Governor of South Carolina from 1897 to 1899. Born in Marion, South Carolina, he was raised in the Pee Dee region of So...

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