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Robert Huntington Adams
Birth: 1792
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1830
Adams County
Mississippi, USA

US Senator. Initially a cooper's apprentice, he graduated from what is now Washington and Lee University in 1806, and started his first law practice in Knoxville, Tennessee. He moved to Natchez, Mississippi in 1819, and in 1828 became a member of the Mississippi State House of Representatives. The following year he was elected was a Senator from Mississippi to the United States Senate, filling the vacancy caused by the death of Thomas B. Reed. He served only seven months (January to July 1830) before his own death in office, and was succeeded by Senator George Poindexter(bio by: Bobb Edwards) 
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  Rebecca Jane Adams McNeill (____ - 1856)*
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Natchez City Cemetery
Adams County
Mississippi, USA
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Record added: Sep 24, 2003
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Robert Huntington Adams
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RIP. God bless and keep you. You did a lot for the state of Mississippi.
- Nora Garner
 Added: Feb. 23, 2017

- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Jul. 2, 2014

- John P. Birosak
 Added: Jun. 27, 2012
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