George Poindexter

George Poindexter (1779 - 1853)

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George Poindexter
Born in Louisa County, Virginia, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Jackson, Mississippi, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Jul 2015 | Last significant change: 30 Oct 2018
16:34: Nicolas LaPointe edited the Biography for George Poindexter. [Thank Nicolas for this]
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Categories: American Notables | Mississippi Territory, War of 1812 | Battle of New Orleans | Louisa County, Virginia | Jackson, Mississippi | Greenwood Cemetery, Jackson, Mississippi | Presidents pro tempore of the US Senate | US Senators from Mississippi | US Representatives from Mississippi | Mississippi Governors.

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George Poindexter served for Mississippi Territory in the War of 1812
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Preceded by
Hugh Lawson White




Preceded by
1st Governor
David Holmes




Preceded by
Robert H. Adams
George Poindexter
President pro tempore
of the US Senate
President pro tem
1834

2nd Governor
of Mississippi
Seal of the State of Mississippi
1820—1822

US Senator (Class 2)
from Mississippi
Seal of the US Senate
1830—1835
Succeeded by
John Tyler




Succeeded by
3rd Governor
Walter Leake




Succeeded by
Robert J. Walker

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