Ramsay, David

Ramsay, David

April 2, 1749–May 8, 1815


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  • Title Ramsay, David
  • Coverage April 2, 1749–May 8, 1815
  • Author
  • Keywords Physician, legislator, historian, associated himself with the Independent Congregational Church in Charleston, active in colonial and state politics during and after the war, eventually serving a total of twenty-three years in the South Carolina legislature, including six years as president of the Senate from 1791 to 1797, morally opposed to slavery, little aptitude for business,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date June 17, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 23, 2022
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