Andrew Johnson
Andrew Johnson (December 29, 1808 – July 31, 1875) was the 17th President of the United States, serving from 1865 to 1869. Johnson became president as he was Vice President at the time...
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Reconstruction Era of the United States
In the history of the United States, the term Reconstruction Era has two senses: the first covers the complete history of the entire country from 1865 to 1877 following the Civil War; the second sense...
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Impeachment of Andrew Johnson
The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson, who became the 17th President of the United States after Abraham Lincoln was assassinated, was one of the most dramatic events in the political life of the United St...
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List of federal judges appointed by Andrew Johnson
Following is a list of all United States federal judges appointed by President Andrew Johnson during his presidency. Johnson appointed only nine Article III federal judges during his presidency, all t...
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History of the Southern United States
The history of the Southern United States reaches back hundreds of years and includes the Mississippian people, well known for their mound building. European history in the region began in the very e...
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John Palmer Usher
John Palmer Usher (January 9, 1816 – April 13, 1889) was a U.S. administrator who served in the Cabinet of President Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War.
Born in Brookfield, New Yo...
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Robert Andrews Hill
Robert Andrews Hill (March 25, 1811 – July 2, 1900) was a United States federal judge.
Born in Iredell County, North Carolina, Robert Andrews Hill was the son of David Hill and Rhoda Andrews...
George Washington Brooks
George Washington Brooks (March 16, 1821 – January 6, 1882) was a United States federal judge.Born in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, Brooks read law to enter the Bar in 1846. He was then in pr...
Edward Fox (judge)
Edward Fox (June 10, 1815 – December 14, 1881) was a United States federal judge.Born in Portland, Maine, Fox graduated from Harvard College in 1834, and from Harvard Law School in 1837. He prac...
Charles Taylor Sherman
Charles Taylor Sherman (February 3, 1811 - January 1, 1879) was a 19th-century Ohio lawyer and judge.
He was the eldest of eleven children born to Charles Robert Sherman and his wife, Mary (Hoyt) ...
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William H. Seward
William Henry Seward (May 16, 1801 – October 10, 1872) was United States Secretary of State from 1861 to 1869, and also served as Governor of New York and United States Senator. A determined opponent ...
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George Seabrook Bryan
George Seabrook Bryan (May 22, 1809 – September 28, 1905) was a United States federal judge.Born in Charleston, South Carolina, Bryan read law to enter the bar. On February 9, 1866, Bryan was no...
John Erskine (judge)
John Erskine (September 13, 1813 – January 27, 1895) was a United States federal judge.Born in Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland, Erskine read law to enter the bar in 1846. He was in private prac...
President Andrew Johnson Museum and Library
The President Andrew Johnson Museum and Library located on the campus of Tusculum College in Tusculum, Tennessee, (Greeneville postal address), is the Presidential Library and Museum for Andrew Johnso...
Daniel Clark (New Hampshire)
Daniel Clark (October 24, 1809 – January 2, 1891) was an American politician who served in the New Hampshire legislature and the United States Senate.Clark was born in Stratham, New Ham...
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Gideon Welles
Gideon Welles (July 1, 1802 – February 11, 1878) was the United States Secretary of the Navy from 1861 to 1869. His buildup of the Navy to blockade Southern ports was a key component of the Northern v...
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Elmer Scipio Dundy
Elmer Scipio Dundy (1830–1896) was a Nebraskan judge best known as the namesake of Dundy County, Nebraska. He was born in Trumbull County, Ohio on March 5, 1830. He passed the bar and set up practice...
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Hugh McCulloch
Hugh McCulloch (December 7, 1808 – May 24, 1895) was an American statesman who served two non-consecutive terms as U.S. Treasury Secretary under three presidents. He was opposed to the National Bankin...
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Henry Stanbery
Henry Stanbery (February 20, 1803 – June 26, 1881) was an American lawyer and United States Attorney General.Born in New York, he was the son of Jonas Stanbery, a physician. The family moved to Zanesv...
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Edwin M. Stanton
Edwin McMasters Stanton (December 19, 1814 – December 24, 1869) was an American lawyer and politician who served as Secretary of War under the Lincoln Administration during most of the American Civil ...
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Samuel Blatchford
Samuel Blatchford (March 9, 1820 – July 7, 1893) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from April 3, 1882 until his death.
Blatchford was born in Auburn, New York, whe...
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Eliza McCardle Johnson
Eliza McCardle Johnson (October 4, 1810 – January 15, 1876) was the First Lady of the United States and the wife of Andrew Johnson, the 17th President of the United States.
Born at Telford, ...
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Swing Around the Circle
Swing Around the Circle refers to a disastrous speaking campaign undertaken by U.S. President Andrew Johnson between August 27 and September 15, 1866, in which he tried to gain support for his mild Re...
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Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant
The Presidency of Ulysses S. Grant began during the turbulent Reconstruction period following the American Civil War. Grant was elected the 18th President of the United States in 1868 and was re-elect...
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Alexander Randall
Alexander Williams Randall (October 31, 1819– July 26, 1872) was a lawyer, judge and politician from Wisconsin. He served as the sixth Governor of Wisconsin from 1858 until 1861. He was instrumental i...
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James Speed
James Speed (March 11, 1812 – June 25, 1887) was an American lawyer, politician and professor. In 1864, he was appointed by Abraham Lincoln to be the United States Attorney General. He previously serv...
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Inauguration of Andrew Johnson
The inauguration of Andrew Johnson as the 17th President of the United States took place on April 15, 1865 after the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. The inauguration marked the commencemen...
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