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Brown, Albert Gallatin, 1813-1880


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    • Brown, A. G. (Albert Gallatin), 1813-1880
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1813-05-13
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1880-06-12
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1835
        • Affiliation End: 1839
        • Organization: (naf) Mississippi. Legislature. House of Representatives
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1839
        • Affiliation End: -1841
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1842
        • Affiliation End: 1843
        • Organization: Mississippi. Circuit Superior Court
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1847
        • Affiliation End: 1853
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1854
        • Affiliation End: 1861
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Confederate States of America. Army
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1862
        • Organization: (naf) Confederate States of America. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Democratic Party (U.S.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Chester County (S.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Terry (Miss.)
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  • Sources

    • found: NUCMC data from Univ. of Southern Mississippi Lib. for Jackson, A.M. Papers, 1846-1892(Albert Gallatin Brown; U.S. Senator from Mississippi)
    • found: LC data base 12-11-87(hdg.: Brown, Albert Gallatin, 1813-1880)
    • found: His Speech of Hon. A.G. Brown, of Missippi, 1856.
    • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, June 7, 2018(Brown, Albert Gallatin, a Representative and a Senator from Mississippi; born in Chester District, S.C., May 31, 1813; moved with his parents to Copiah County, Miss., in 1823; attended Mississippi College, Clinton, Miss., and Jefferson College, Washington, Miss.; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1833 and commenced practice in Gallatin, Miss.; member, State house of representatives 1835-1839; elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-sixth Congress (March 4, 1839-March 3, 1841); declined to be a candidate for renomination in 1840; judge of the circuit superior court 1842-1843; Governor of Mississippi 1844-1848; elected to the Thirtieth, Thirty-first, and Thirty-second Congresses (March 4, 1847-March 3, 1853); chairman, Committee on the District of Columbia (Thirty-first Congress); was not a candidate for reelection in 1852; elected to the United States Senate in 1854 to fill the vacancy in the term beginning March 4, 1853; reelected in 1859 and served from January 7, 1854, until January 12, 1861, when he withdrew; seat declared vacant by Senate resolution on March 14, 1861; chairman, Committee on the District of Columbia (Thirty-fourth through Thirty-sixth Congresses), Committee on Enrolled Bills (Thirty-sixth Congress); during the Civil War entered the Confederate Army as a captain; elected a member of the Confederate Senate in 1862 and served in the First and Second Confederate Congresses; engaged in agricultural pursuits; died near Terry, Hinds County, Miss., June 12, 1880; interment in Greenwood Cemetery, Jackson, Miss.)
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    • 1987-12-22: new
    • 2018-06-21: revised
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