Magrath, Andrew Gordon

February 8, 1813–April 9, 1893


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  • Title Magrath, Andrew Gordon
  • Coverage February 8, 1813–April 9, 1893
  • Author
  • Keywords Jurist, governor, ecision associated with the cases surrounding the Echo and the Wanderer, ships seized for illegally transporting African slaves, Magrath stated that the 1820 federal statute on piracy did not apply to the slave trade, supported secession by 1860,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date April 13, 2021
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update February 7, 2017
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