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 Hugh McVay

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Hugh McVay Famous memorial

Birth
Greenville, Greenville County, South Carolina, USA
Death
9 May 1851 (aged 85)
Florence, Lauderdale County, Alabama, USA
Burial
Florence, Lauderdale County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID
7342007 View Source

9th Alabama Governor. He served as the Governor of Alabama in from July to November 1837, having been elevated to the seat from his position as Alabama State Legislature Speaker of the House when Governor Clement Comer Clay was appointed as a United States Senator. He relinquished the office when Arthur P. Bagby was elected Alabama Governor in November 1837.

9th Alabama Governor. He served as the Governor of Alabama in from July to November 1837, having been elevated to the seat from his position as Alabama State Legislature Speaker of the House when Governor Clement Comer Clay was appointed as a United States Senator. He relinquished the office when Arthur P. Bagby was elected Alabama Governor in November 1837.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 9 Apr 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 7342007
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7342007/hugh-mcvay: accessed ), memorial page for Hugh McVay (29 Apr 1766–9 May 1851), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7342007, citing Moore-McVay Cemetery, Florence, Lauderdale County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .