Jun. 11, 1832 Covington Tipton County Tennessee, USA
Jan. 26, 1899 Washington District of Columbia District Of Columbia, USA
11th Arkansas Governor, US Senator, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. Served as Governor of Arkansas from 1874 to 1877. Elected as a Senator from Arkansas to the United States Senate, serving from 1877 until he resigned in 1885 to accept the appointment of United States Attorney General in the cabinet of President Grover Cleveland. He served in that capacity from 1885 until 1889. (bio by: Russ Dodge)
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From a historical biography (1908), by Farrar Newberry, "A life of Mr Garland of Arkansas"..."...Hominy Hill, his twelve thousand acre plantation home...twelve miles from Little Rock..." -
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