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 Arthur Pendleton Bagby

Arthur Pendleton Bagby

Birth
Louisa County, Virginia, USA
Death 21 Sep 1858 (aged 63–64)
Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
Burial Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 6406671 · View Source
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Alabama Governor, U.S. Senator. He studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1819 and opened a practice in Claiborne, Alabama. He was a member of the Alabama State House of Representatives, (1821-22, 24, 34-36) and also a member of the Alabama State Senate, in 1825. In 1837, he was elected as a Democrat the 10th Governor of Alabama, serving until 1841. After his term, he was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Clement C. Clay, serving (1841-48). He then was appointed Minister to Russia, (1848-49) and later a member of the commission to codify the State laws of Alabama, in 1852.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 10 May 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6406671
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur Pendleton Bagby (1794–21 Sep 1858), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6406671, citing Magnolia Cemetery, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .