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John Forsyth

John Forsyth

State of Residency: Delaware
Appointment: Jun 27, 1834
Entry on Duty: Jul 1, 1834
Termination of Appointment: Mar 3, 1841
Presidency: Jackson/Van Buren

As Secretary of State:

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Profile
Born: Oct 22, 1780
Died: October 21, 1841
Married: Clara Meigs
Education: College of New Jersey
Occupation: Lawyer


Government Positions: 


Notable Events

  • Earned the reputation of eing one of the most powerful debaters of his time


  • Previous Secretary of State: Louis McLane
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