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 Hugh Swinton Legare

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Hugh Swinton Legare

  • Birth 2 Jan 1797 Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 20 Jun 1843 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 6859974

U.S. Congressman. Elected to represent South Carolina in the United States House of Representatives, from 1837 to 1839. Also served as a member of the South Carolina State House of Representatives in 1820, South Carolina State Attorney General in 1830, U.S. Charge d'Affairs to Belgium from 1832 to 1836 and U.S. Attorney General from 1841 to 1843.


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  • Added: 18 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6859974
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hugh Swinton Legare (2 Jan 1797–20 Jun 1843), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6859974, citing Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .