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Webster, Daniel Fletcher, 1813-1862

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1813 - 1862

Daniel Fletcher Webster was born in Portsmouth, NH in 1813. He was the son of Daniel Webster and served as chief clerk of the US State Department during his father's first term as Secretary of State. As chief clerk, he delivered the news of President William Henry Harrison's death to Vice President John Tyler. During the Civil War, Webster served as a colonel of the 12th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. He was killed in the Second Battle of Bull Run on August 30, 1862.

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 840157
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 840157
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Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 842524
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 842524
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Ezekiel Webster letter

Webster Mss 826566
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 826566
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Fletcher Webster letter

Mss 832305
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 832305
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Fletcher Webster letter

Webster Mss 834154
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 834154
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Fletcher Webster letter

Mss 839229.2
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 839229.2
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George Ticknor letter

Mss 831259
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 831259
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George Ticknor letter extract

Mss 000205
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 000205
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Impression of a seal

Webster Mss 842459.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 842459.1
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Thomas White Thompson letter

Webster Mss 804660
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 804660
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