William Thaddeus Coleman, Jr.
William Thaddeus Coleman Jr. (born July 7, 1920) is an American attorney and politician. Coleman was the fourth United States Secretary of Transportation, from March 7, 1975 to January 20, 1977, and t...
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David Henshaw
David Henshaw (April 2, 1791 – November 11, 1852) was the 14th United States Secretary of the Navy.Henshaw was born in Leicester, Massachusetts in 1791 and educated at Leicester Academy. Trained...
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William F. Whiting
William Fairfield Whiting (July 20, 1864 – August 31, 1936) was United States Secretary of Commerce from August 22, 1928 to March 4, 1929, during the last months of the administration o...
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Daniel D. Tompkins
Daniel D. Tompkins (June 21, 1774 – June 11, 1825) was the fourth Governor of New York (1807–1817), and the sixth Vice President of the United States (1817–1825).A jurist by background, he was notable...
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Charles F. Brannan
Charles Franklin Brannan (August 23, 1903 – July 2, 1992) was the United States Secretary of Agriculture from 1948 to 1953. He was a liberal Democrat best known for proposing the "Brann...
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Togo D. West, Jr.
Togo Dennis West, Jr. (born June 21, 1942) is an American attorney and public official who was the third person to occupy the post of Secretary of Veterans Affairs. He was nominated by President Bill ...
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Harry Hines Woodring
Harry Hines Woodring (May 31, 1890 – September 9, 1967) was an American politician. A Democrat, he was the 25th governor of Kansas and was a Secretary of War in President Franklin Delan...
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John Bell (Tennessee politician)
John Bell (February 18, 1796 – September 10, 1869) was an American politician, attorney, and plantation owner. One of Tennessee's most prominent antebellum politicians, he served in th...
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Henry Knox
Henry Knox (July 25, 1750 – October 25, 1806) was a military officer of the Continental Army and later the United States Army, and also served as the first United States Secretary of War from 1789–179...
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John Tyler
John Tyler (March 29, 1790 – January 18, 1862) was the tenth President of the United States (1841–1845). He was elected vice president on the 1840 Whig ticket with William Henry Harrison, and became p...
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Charles S. Fairchild
Charles Stebbins Fairchild (April 30, 1842 – November 24, 1924) was a New York businessman and politician.
Born in Cazenovia, New York, to Sidney and Helen Fairchild, he graduated from Harvard Col...
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Thomas Ewing
Thomas Ewing, Sr. (December 28, 1789 – October 26, 1871) was a National Republican and Whig politician from Ohio. He served in the U.S. Senate as well as serving as the Secretary of the...
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John W. Griggs
John William Griggs (July 10, 1849 – November 28, 1927) was an American Republican Party politician, who served as the 29th Governor of New Jersey, from 1896 to 1898, stepping down to a...
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Winton M. Blount
Winton Malcolm Blount, Jr., known as Red Blount (February 1, 1921 – October 24, 2002), was the United States Postmaster General from January 22, 1969 to January 1, 1972. He founded and served as the C...
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James C. Miller III
James Clifford Miller III (born June 25, 1942 in Atlanta, Georgia) is a former U.S. government official and economist who served as chairman of the Federal Trade Commission between 1981 and 1985 and...
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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Charles Francis Adams III
Charles Francis Adams III (August 2, 1866 – June 10, 1954) was the United States Secretary of the Navy under President Herbert Hoover and a well-known yachtsman.
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John Forsyth (Georgia)
John Forsyth, Sr. (October 22, 1780 – October 21, 1841) was a 19th-century American politician from Georgia.
Forsyth was born in Fredericksburg, Virginia. His father Robert Forsyth ...
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Jacob Thompson
Jacob Thompson (May 15, 1810 – March 24, 1885) was the United States Secretary of the Interior, who resigned on the outbreak of the American Civil War, to become Inspector General of the Confederate S...
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James Albert Gary
James Albert Gary (October 22, 1833 – October 31, 1920) was a U.S. political figure. Gary ran as the republican candidate for Maryland Governor in 1879, losing to William Thomas Hamilton. He served as...
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William B. Saxbe
William Bart "Bill" Saxbe (/ˈsæks.biː/; June 24, 1916 – August 24, 2010) was an American politician affiliated with the Republican Party, who served as the U.S. Senator from Ohio, and was the At...
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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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William Bradford (Attorney General)
William Bradford (September 14, 1755 – August 23, 1795) was a lawyer and judge from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and the second United States Attorney General in 1794–1795.He was the son of the printer...
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John C. Calhoun
John Caldwell Calhoun (March 18, 1782 – March 31, 1850) was a leading American politician and political theorist during the first half of the 19th century. Hailing from South Carolina, Calhoun be...
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Levi Lincoln, Sr.
Levi Lincoln, Sr. (May 15, 1749 – April 14, 1820) was an American revolutionary, lawyer, and statesman from Massachusetts. A Democratic-Republican, he most notably served as Thomas Jefferson's first A...
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William Marion Jardine
William Marion Jardine (January 16, 1879 – January 17, 1955) was a U.S. administrator and educator. He served as the United States Secretary of Agriculture from 1925 to 1929 and as the ...
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Richard Rush
Richard Rush (August 29, 1780 – July 30, 1859) was United States Attorney General under James Madison and United States Secretary of the Treasury under John Quincy Adams as well as John Quincy Adams' ...
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Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart
Alexander Hugh Holmes Stuart (April 2, 1807 – February 13, 1891) was a US political figure. Stuart served as the Secretary of the Interior between 1850 and 1853.
Stuart was born in Staunton,...
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