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Southard, Samuel L., 1787-1842



  • Existence: 1787 - 1842

Samuel Lewis Southard (June 9, 1787 – June 26, 1842) was a prominent U.S. statesman of the early 19th century, serving as a U.S. Senator, Secretary of the Navy, and the tenth governor of New Jersey. He also served as President pro tempore of the Senate, and was briefly first in the presidential line of succession.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Bennet Tyler letter

Mss 828419.1
Identifier: Mss 828419.1
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Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 825154.1
Identifier: Mss 825154.1
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Samuel L. Southard letter

Mss 821671
Identifier: Mss 821671
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