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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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John Gary Evans, Gov. of SC (1863 - 1942)

Elected Governor of South Carolina in 1894 at age 31- youngest governor in SC history He supported women's suffeage and opened the Univ of SC to women He was a Major in the army and served in the...

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Benjamin R. Tillman ("Pitchfork Ben"), Governor, U.S. Senator (1847 - 1918)

Benjamin Ryan Tillman (August 11, 1847 – July 3, 1918) was an American politician who served as the 84th Governor of South Carolina, from 1890 to 1894, and as a United States Senator, from 189...

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John Peter Richardson III, Governor (1831 - 1899)

John Peter Richardson III (September 25, 1831 – July 6, 1899) was the 83rd Governor of South Carolina from 1886 to 1890. Richardson was born in Clarendon County, South Carolina to John Pet...

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John Calhoun Sheppard, Governor (1850 - 1931)

John Calhoun Sheppard (July 5, 1850 – October 7, 1931) was the 82nd Governor of South Carolina from July 10, 1886 to November 30, 1886. Sheppard was born in Edgefield County and attended B...

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Hugh Smith Thompson, Governor (1836 - 1904)

Hugh Smith Thompson (January 24, 1836 – November 20, 1904) was the 81st Governor of South Carolina, from 1882 to 1886. Born in Charleston, Thompson graduated from The Citadel in 1856 and w...

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Brig. General Johnson Hagood (CSA), Governor (1829 - 1898)

) Johnson Hagood (February 21, 1829 – January 4, 1898) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and the 80th Governor of South Carolina from 1880 to...

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Thomas Bothwell Jeter, Governor (1827 - 1883)

Thomas Bothwell Jeter (October 13, 1827 – May 20, 1883) was the 79th Governor of South Carolina from September 1, 1880 to November 30, 1880. Born in Santuc, South Carolina, five miles nort...

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Hon. Lieut. Gov. William Dunlap Simpson MP (1823 - 1890)

Civil War Confederate Army Officer, CSA Congressman, South Carolina Governor. He joined the Confederate Army after the outbreak of the Civil War, becoming Lieutenant Colonel of the 14th South Carol...

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Lt. Gen. Wade Hampton III (CSA), US Senator, Governor (1818 - 1902)

• Hampton was one of only three Southern officers to achieve the rank of Lieutenant General in the Confederate States Army without any military training. • Hampton was defeated in the 1...

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Daniel Henry Chamberlain, Governor (1835 - 1907)

Daniel Henry Chamberlain (June 23, 1835 – April 13, 1907) was a planter, lawyer, author and the 76th Governor of South Carolina from 1874 until 1877. Daniel H. Chamberlain was born in West B...

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Brevet Maj. General Robert Kingston Scott (USA), Governor (1826 - 1900)

Robert Kingston Scott (July 8, 1826 – August 12, 1900) was an American Republican politician, the 74th Governor of South Carolina, and an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil Wa...

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James Lawrence Orr, Governor, Confederate States Senator, 26th Speaker of the U.S.House of Representatives MP (1822 - 1873)

James Lawrence Orr (May 12, 1822 – May 5, 1873) was an American politician who served as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives in the United States Congress. He later served in...

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Andrew Gordon Magrath, Governor (1813 - 1893)

Andrew Gordon Magrath (February 8, 1813 – April 9, 1893) was the last Confederate Governor of South Carolina from 1864 to 1865, having previously been a United States federal judge. Early li...

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Gen. Milledge L. Bonham (CSA), Gov., US Congress (1813 - 1890)

Milledge Luke Bonham (December 25, 1813 – August 27, 1890) was an American politician and Congressman who served as the 70th Governor of South Carolina from 1862 until 1864. He was a Confedera...

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Secession Gov. William Henry Gist (1807 - 1874)

William Henry Gist (August 22, 1807– September 30, 1874) was the 68th Governor of South Carolina from 1858 to 1860 and a leader of the secession movement in South Carolina. Early life and ...

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Robert Francis Withers Allston, 67th Governor of South Carolina MP (1801 - 1864)

Robert Francis Withers Allston (April 21, 1801 – April 7, 1864) was the 67th Governor of South Carolina. He was born in All Saints Parish, South Carolina in 1801. He graduated from the Uni...

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Colonel John Hugh Means (CSA), Governor (1812 - 1862)

John Hugh Means (August 18, 1812 – August 30, 1862) was the 64th Governor of South Carolina from 1850 to 1852 and an infantry colonel in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil W...

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Whitemarsh Seabrook, Governor (c.1792 - 1855)

Whitemarsh Benjamin Seabrook (June 30, 1793– April 16, 1855) was the 63rd Governor of South Carolina from 1848 to 1850. Early life and career Seabrook was born on Edisto Island at his ...

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James H. Hammond, Governor, U.S. Senator (1807 - 1864)

James Henry Hammond (November 15, 1807 – November 13, 1864) was a politician from South Carolina. He served as a United States Representative from 1835 to 1836, the 60th Governor of South Caro...

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Barnabas Kelet Henagan, Governor (1798 - 1855)

Barnabas Kelet Henagan (June 7, 1798 – January 10, 1855) was a physician and South Carolina politician who became the 58th Governor due to the death of Patrick Noble on April 7, 1840. Earl...

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Gov. Patrick Noble (1787 - 1840)

Patrick Noble (1787– April 7, 1840) was the 57th Governor of South Carolina from 1838 until his death in 1840. Early life and career Born in Abbeville District near Willington, Noble w...

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George McDuffie, Governor, US Senator (1790 - 1851)

George McDuffie (August 10, 1790 – March 11, 1851) was the 55th Governor of South Carolina and a member of the United States Senate. Born of modest means in Columbia County, Georgia, McDuf...

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Stephen Decatur Miller, Governor, U.S. Senator (1787 - 1838)

Stephen Decatur Miller (May 8, 1787 – March 8, 1838) was an American politician, who served as the 52nd Governor of South Carolina from 1828 to 1830. He represented South Carolina as a U.S. Re...

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John Taylor, Governor, U.S. Senator (1770 - 1832)

) John Taylor (May 4, 1770 – April 16, 1832) was the 51st Governor of South Carolina from 1826 to 1828. He was born May 4, 1770 in Granby, South Carolina. He attended Mount Zion Institute in W...

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Thomas Bennett, Jr., Governor (1781 - 1865)

. Thomas Bennett, Jr. (August 14, 1781 – January 30, 1865) was the 48th Governor of South Carolina from 1820 to 1822. Early life and career Born in Charleston, Bennett was educated at ...

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Gov. Andrew Pickens Jr. (1779 - 1838)

Pickens was the son of the well-known American Revolutionary general Andrew Pickens (1739–1817). He was born on his father's plantation on the Savannah River in Horse Creek Valley in Edgefield C...

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David Rogerson Williams, Governor MP (1776 - 1830)

David Rogerson Williams (March 8, 1776 – November 17, 1830) was a Representative in the United States Congress and the 45th Governor of South Carolina from 1814 to 1816. Early life and car...

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Henry Middleton, US Congress MP (1770 - 1846)

) Henry Middleton (September 28, 1770 – June 14, 1846) was an American planter and political leader from Charleston, South Carolina. He was the 43rd Governor of South Carolina (1810–181...

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Gov. Edward Rutledge, Signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1749 - 1800)

Edward Rutledge (November 23, 1749 – January 23, 1800) was an American politician and youngest signer of the United States Declaration of Independence. He later served as the 39th Governor of So...

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Gov. Arnoldus Vanderhorst II MP (1748 - 1815)

Additional Curator's Notes: Arnoldus Vanderhorst II, Governor of South Carolina , DID serve in the American Revolution but does NOT have a DAR ancestor number. His father, Arnoldus I, does have a pat...

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Benjamin Guerard, Governor (1739 - 1788)

Benjamin Guerard (1739 – December 21, 1788) was a lawyer, patriot of the Revolutionary War and the 34th Governor of South Carolina from 1783 to 1785. Early life and career Guerard was ...

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Gov. Rawlin Lowndes (1721 - 1800)

Rawlins Lowndes (January 6, 1721 – August 24, 1800) was an American lawyer and politician, and president/governor of South Carolina. He was born on the island of St. Kitts in the British West In...

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John Rutledge, Governor, Signer of the US Constitution, 2nd Chief Justice of the United States MP (c.1739 - 1800)

John Rutledge (September 17, 1739 – July 23, 1800) was an American statesman and judge. He was the first Governor of South Carolina following the signing of the Declaration of Independence. For ...

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Gov. Aaron V. Brown, U.S. Postmaster General MP (1795 - 1859)

Aaron Venable Brown (August 15, 1795 March 8, 1859) was an American politician. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1845 to 1847, and as United States Postmaster General from 1857 until his d...

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Albert Smith Marks MP (1836 - 1891)

Attorney and Civil War soldier, Tennessee Governor Albert S. Marks was born at Owensboro, Kentucky, on October 16, 1836, the son of Elisha S. Marks. He grew up on his father's farm in Daviess County....

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George Busbee, Governor MP (1927 - 2004)

George Dekle Busbee (August 7, 1927–July 16, 2004) was an American politician who served as the governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1975 to 1983. Busbee was born in Vienna, Georgia and ...

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James E. "Jimmy" Carter, 39th President of the USA MP

Plains, Georgia, United States

President Carter's birthdate is October 1, 1924. He was named for his father, but never used any name but Jimmy. He served as the thirty-ninth President of the United States from 1977 to 1981, and ...

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Lester Maddox, Governor MP (1915 - 2003)

Lester Garfield Maddox, Sr. (September 30, 1915 – June 25, 2003), was an American politician who was the 75th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1967 to 1971. A populist governor and...

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Ernest Vandiver, Governor MP (1918 - 2005)

Samuel Ernest Vandiver Jr. (July 3, 1918 – February 21, 2005), was an American politician who was the 73rd Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1959 to 1963. Early life and career ...

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Marvin Griffin, Governor MP (1907 - 1982)

Samuel Marvin Griffin, Sr. (September 4, 1907 – June 13, 1982) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia. He served as the 72nd Governor of Georgia from 1955 to 1959. Early...

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Melvin E. Thompson, Governor MP (1903 - 1980)

Melvin E. Thompson (1903–1980) was the first person elected to the office of lieutenant governor of Georgia and served as the state's governor in 1947–48. He is best remembered for his ...

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Ellis Arnall, Governor MP (1907 - 1992)

Ellis Gibbs Arnall (March 20, 1907, Newnan, Georgia – December 13, 1992) was an American politician, a liberal Democrat who served as the 69th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1943...

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Richard Brevanrd Russell, Jr., Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1897 - 1971)

Richard Brevard Russell, Jr. (November 2, 1897 – January 21, 1971) was a Democratic Party politician from the southeastern state of Georgia. He served as state governor from 1931 to 1933 and U...

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Lamartine Griffin Hardman, Governor MP (1856 - 1937)

Lamartine Griffin Hardman (April 14, 1856 – February 18, 1937) served two terms as the 65th Governor of the state of Georgia from 1927 to 1931. He believed that state government should be ru...

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Clifford Walker, Governor MP (1877 - 1954)

Clifford Mitchell Walker (July 4, 1877 – November 9, 1954) was an American attorney and politician from Georgia. Walker served consecutive two-year terms as the 64th Governor of Georgia fr...

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Thomas W. Hardwick, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1872 - 1944)

Thomas William Hardwick (December 9, 1872 – January 31, 1944) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia. Hardwick was born in Thomasville, Georgia. He graduated from Mercer...

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Judge Hugh Dorsey MP (1871 - 1948)

Hugh Manson Dorsey (July 10, 1871 – June 11, 1948) was an American lawyer who was notable as the prosecuting attorney in the Leo Frank trial of 1913. He was also a politician, a member of th...

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Alfred A. Taylor, Governor MP (1848 - 1931)

Alfred Alexander "Alf" Taylor (August 6, 1848 – November 25, 1931) was an American politician and lecturer. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1921 to 1923, one of just three Republicans ...

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Robert Love Taylor, Governor, U.S. Senator (1850 - 1912)

Robert Love Taylor (July 31, 1850 – March 31, 1912) was a U.S. Representative from Tennessee from 1879 to 1881, the Governor of Tennessee from 1887 to 1891 and from 1897 to 1899, and subsequ...

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Nathaniel Edwin Harris, Governor MP (1846 - 1929)

Nathaniel Edwin Harris (January 21, 1846 – September 21, 1929) was an American lawyer and politician, and the 61st Governor of Georgia. Early life Harris was born in Jonesboro, Tenness...

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John M. Slaton, Governor MP (1866 - 1955)

John Marshall Slaton, or Jack Slaton, (December 25, 1866 – January 11, 1955) served two non-consecutive terms as the 60th Governor of Georgia. Biography Slaton was born in Meriwether...

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M. Hoke Smith, Governor, U.S. Senator and Secretary of the Interior MP (1855 - 1931)

Michael Hoke Smith (1855-1931): Smith was a lawyer and Democratic politician from Atlanta, Georgia. President Grover Cleveland appointed him secretary of the interior in 1893. Smith was elected gover...

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Joseph M. Terrell, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1861 - 1912)

Joseph Meriwether Terrell (June 6, 1861 – November 17, 1912) was a United States Senator and the 57th Governor of Georgia. Born in Greenville, he attended the common schools, studied law, and ...

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Colonel Allen D. Candler (CSA), Governor MP (1834 - 1910)

Allen Daniel Candler (November 4, 1834 – October 26, 1910) was a Georgia state legislator, U.S. Representative and the 56th Governor of Georgia. Biography Candler was born the eldest...

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William J. Northen, Governor MP (1835 - 1913)

William Jonathan Northen (July 9, 1835 - March 25, 1913), the 54th Governor of Georgia from 1890 to 1894, was born in Jones County, Georgia in 1835. Northen graduated from Mercer University. He...

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Maj. General John B. Gordon (CSA), U.S. Senator, Governor MP (1832 - 1904)

John Brown Gordon (February 6, 1832 – January 9, 1904) was one of Robert E. Lee's most trusted Confederate generals during the American Civil War. After the war, he was a strong opponent of Re...

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Major Henry D. McDaniel (CSA), Governor MP (1836 - 1926)

Henry Dickerson McDaniel (September 4, 1836 – July 25, 1926) was the 52nd Governor of Georgia from 1883 to 1886. Born in Monroe, Georgia, to Ira McDaniel, one of the first professors of Merc...

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James S. Boynton, Governor MP (1833 - 1902)

James Stoddard Boynton (May 7, 1833 – December 22, 1902) was an American politician and jurist. Boynton briefly served as the 51st Governor of Georgia from 1883 after the death of governor...

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Vice Pres. Alexander H. Stephens, CSA MP (1812 - 1883)

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (February 11, 1812 – March 4, 1883) was an American politician from Georgia. He was Vice President of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil Wa...

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Gen. Alfred Holt Colquitt (CSA), Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1824 - 1894)

In 1848 Henry Tarver gave land as a wedding gift where his slaves built the Colquitt Plantation. He was an officer in the Confederate army, Governor of Georgia, and 2 term Senator. grad Princeton 1...

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Colonel James Milton Smith (CSA), Governor MP (1823 - 1890)

James Milton Smith (October 24, 1823 – November 25, 1890) was a Confederate infantry colonel in the American Civil War, as well as a post-war Governor of Georgia. He was noted as an ardent opp...

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Benjamin F. Conley, Governor MP (1815 - 1886)

Benjamin F. Conley (March 1, 1815 – January 10, 1886) was an American politician. Biography Conley served as the 47th Governor of Georgia from October 30, 1871 to January 12, 1872, d...

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Rufus B. Bullock, Governor MP (1834 - 1907)

Rufus Brown Bullock (March 28, 1834 – April 27, 1907) was an American politician. Biography He served as the 46th Governor of Georgia from 1868 to 1871 during Reconstruction and was ...

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Brevet Maj. General Thomas H. Ruger (USA) MP (1833 - 1907)

Thomas Howard Ruger (April 2, 1833 – June 3, 1907) was an American soldier and lawyer who served as a Union general in the American Civil War. After the war, Ruger participated in Reconstructi...

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Charles Jones Jenkins, Jr., Governor MP (1805 - 1883)

Charles Jones Jenkins (January 6, 1805 – June 14, 1883) was a politician from Georgia, U.S.. Biography Jenkins was born in South Carolina. His family moved to Jefferson County, Georg...

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Gov. Franklin J. Moses, Jr. (1838 - 1905)

. Franklin Israel Moses, Jr. (1838 – December 11, 1906) was a lawyer, editor and Republican politician. His middle initial was confused for the letter J and thereafter he became known simply a...

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James Johnson, Governor MP (c.1811 - c.1891)

) James Johnson (February 12, 1811 - November 20, 1891) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia and served as the 43rd Governor of Georgia between June and October 1865. Biography He was born ...

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Joseph Mackey Brown, Governor MP (1851 - 1931)

Joseph Mackey Brown (December 28, 1851 – March 3, 1932) was an American politician and implicated as one of the ringleaders in the lynching of Leo Frank. He served two non-consecutive terms ...

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Joseph E. Brown, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1821 - 1894)

Joseph Emerson Brown (April 15, 1821 – November 30, 1894), often referred to as Joe Brown, was the 42nd Governor of Georgia from 1857 to 1865, and a U.S. Senator from 1880 to 1891. Governor Br...

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Herschel Johnson, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1812 - 1880)

Herschel Vespasian Johnson (September 18, 1812 – August 16, 1880) was an American politician. He was the 41st Governor of Georgia from 1853 to 1857 and the vice-presidential nominee of the Dou...

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Maj. General Howell Cobb, Sr. (CSA), Governor, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury MP (1815 - 1868)

Thomas Howell Cobb (September 7, 1815 – October 9, 1868) was an American political figure. A Southern Democrat, Cobb was a five-term member of the United States House of Representatives and Sp...

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George W. Towns, Governor MP (1801 - 1854)

George Washington Bonaparte Towns (May 4, 1801 – July 15, 1854) was a United States lawyer, legislator, and politician. He was a U.S. Representative, and the 39th Governor of Georgia from 1847...

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George W. Crawford, Governor, U.S. Secretary of War MP (1798 - 1872)

George Walker Crawford (December 22, 1798 – July 27, 1872) was a Georgia politician during the nineteenth century. He served as the 38th Governor of Georgia from 1843 to 1847 and United States...

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Charles James McDonald, Gov. MP (1793 - 1860)

Charles James McDonald (July 9, 1793 – December 16, 1860) was an American attorney, jurist and politician. He was born in Charleston, South Carolina and moved with his family to Hancock ...

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William Schley, US Congress MP (1786 - 1858)

William Schley (December 15, 1786 (some references say December 10) – November 20, 1858) was an American lawyer, jurist, and politician. Biography Schley was born in Frederick, Marylan...

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Wilson Lumpkin, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1783 - 1870)

Wilson Lumpkin (January 14, 1783 – December 28, 1870) was a governor of Georgia, and a United States Representative and Senator. Born near Dan River, Virginia, he moved in 1784 to Oglethor...

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Gov. George R. Gilmer MP (1790 - 1859)

George Rockingham Gilmer Governor George R. Gilmer George Rockingham Gilmer (April 11, 1790 – November 16, 1859) was an American statesman and politician. He served two non-consecutive ter...

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Gov. John Forsyth, US Senator, Sec'y of State MP (1780 - 1841)

Source: John Forsyth, Sr. (October 22, 1780 – October 21, 1841) was a 19th century American politician from Georgia. Forsyth was born in Fredericksburg, Virginia. His father Robert Forsyth w...

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George M. Troup, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1780 - 1856)

George Michael Troup (September 8, 1780–April 26, 1856) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia. He served in the Georgia General Assembly, U.S. House of Representatives, and...

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John Clark, Governor MP (1766 - 1832)

) John Clark (sometimes spelled Clarke) (February 28, 1766 – October 12, 1832) was an American politician. Career Clark served in the Georgia House of Representatives prior to being ...

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Matthew Talbot, Governor MP (1762 - 1827)

Matthew Talbot (ca. 1762 – September 17, 1827) was an American politician. He was the 30th Governor of Georgia. Biography Talbot was born in Bedford County, Virginia and moved to Wil...

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William Rabun, Gov of Georgia MP (1771 - 1819)

William Rabun (1771-1819) William Rabun served as governor of Georgia from 1817 until his death in 1819. He was born in Halifax County, North Carolina, on April 8, 1771, to Sarah Warren and Matthew...

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Peter Early, Governor MP (1773 - 1817)

Peter Early (June 20, 1773 – August 15, 1817) was an American lawyer, jurist and politician. He was born near Madison, Virginia in 1773, the son of Joel Early and Lucy Smith. His cousin, J...

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David Brydie Mitchell, Governor MP (1766 - 1832)

David Brydie Mitchell (October 22, 1766 – April 22, 1837) was a Scots-American politician in Georgia. He was elected as mayor of Savannah and next was appointed as state attorney general. He s...

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John Milledge, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1757 - 1818)

John Milledge (1757 – February 9, 1818) was an American politician. He fought in the American Revolution and was later a United States Representative and a Senator representing Georgia. He was...

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Josiah Tattnall, Sr., Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1762 - 1803)

TATTNALL, Josiah, a Senator from Georgia; born at Bonaventure, near Savannah, Ga., in 1762; completed preparatory studies; went with his father to England at the outbreak of the Revolutionary War and...

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