Blanche Bruce
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Blanche Kelso Bruce (1841 - 1898)

Blanche Kelso Bruce
Born in Farmville, Virginia, United Statesmap
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Died in Washington, District of Columbia, United Statesmap
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Preceded by
Henry R. Pease
Blanche Bruce
US Senator (Class 1)
from Mississippi
Seal of the US Senate
1875—1881
Succeeded by
James Z. George

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Blanche Bruce is Notable.

Blanche Bruce was a former slave and Republican Senator from Mississippi who became the first African-American senator to serve a full term.

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Blanche is 17 degrees from Cecil B. DeMille, 25 degrees from Rosalie Neve and 16 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.