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Legaré, Hugh Swinton

Legaré, Hugh Swinton

January 2, 1797–June 20, 1843


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  • Title Legaré, Hugh Swinton
  • Coverage January 2, 1797–June 20, 1843
  • Author
  • Keywords Legislator, U.S. attorney general, writer, intellectual, studied under the great schoolmaster Moses Waddel at Willington Academy, attorney general in 1841 in John Tyler’s cabinet, became secretary of state ad interim, Southern Review,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date July 21, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 9, 2022
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