Category: US Secretaries of State

Categories: US Department of State | Cabinet of the United States


United States Secretary of State

The United States Secretary of State is the head of the United States Department of State, concerned with foreign affairs. The Secretary is a member of the Cabinet and the highest-ranking cabinet secretary both in line of succession and order of precedence.

Residence Harry S. Truman Building Washington, D.C.
Appointer The President of United States
Formation July 27, 1789
First holder Thomas Jefferson


People or pages in US Secretaries of State

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  • John Quincy Adams 11 Jul 1767 Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, British America - 23 Feb 1848

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  • John Jay 12 Dec 1745 Bedford, New York - 17 May 1829
  • Thomas Jefferson 13 Apr 1743 Shadwell Plantation, Albemarle County, Virginia Colony - 4 Jul 1826

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  • Daniel Webster 18 Jan 1782 Salisbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire, USA - 24 Oct 1852




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