Pierce Butler

Butler, Pierce

July 11, 1744–February 15, 1822

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  • Title Butler, Pierce
  • Coverage July 11, 1744–February 15, 1822
  • Author
  • Keywords Soldier, planter, statesman, Charleston society, supported the patriot cause, vigorously opposed the three-fifths compromise, Fugitive Slave clause, one of the South’s wealthiest planters,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date September 30, 2020
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update July 25, 2016
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