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Alexander Beaufort Meek
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1814
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1865
Columbus
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA

Alexander Beaufort Meek (1814-1865) of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Born in Columbia, Richland County, S.C., July 17, 1814. Democrat. Lawyer; newspaper editor; Alabama state attorney general; county judge in Alabama, 1842-44; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1853, 1859; Speaker of the Alabama State House of Representatives, 1859; Presidential Elector for Alabama, 1856; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1860. Died in Columbus, Lowndes County, Miss., November 30, 1865. Interment at Friendship Cemetery, Columbus, Miss.  
 
Burial:
Friendship Cemetery
Columbus
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
Plot: Lot 003
 
Created by: In Loving Memory Of My B...
Record added: Feb 06, 2004
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Alexander Beaufort Meek
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Alexander Beaufort Meek
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Alexander Beaufort Meek
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President of the First American Chess Congress and was a participant.
- elarpe
 Added: Jul. 7, 2013
Thank you for your service Sir. Rest in peace.
- In Loving Memory Of My Beloved Son Gary
 Added: Feb. 6, 2004
 
 
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