Cheves, Langdon, 1776-1857

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1776-09-17
Death 1857-06-26

Biographical notes:

South Carolina judge, plantation owner, state legislator, U.S. representative, and U.S. official.

From the description of Langdon Cheves power of attorney, 1806. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 36865568

Banker and U.S. representative from South Carolina.

From the description of Letter of Langdon Cheves, 1830. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79453223

South Carolina plantation owner, attorney, judge, politician, and U.S. official. Cheves became the president of the Bank of the United States in March 1819; Nicholas Biddle succeeded him in that office in 1822.

From the description of Letter : to Seth Wheaton, 1822 July 18. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 37521984

Lawyer, judge, and planter, of Charleston, S.C.; member of S.C. House, 1802-1810; Attorney General of S.C., 1808; member of U.S. Congress, 1810-1815; President of Bank of United States, 1819-1822; son of Alexander and Mary Cheves.

From the description of Langdon Cheves papers, 1800-1967, bulk 1800-1844. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 41069934

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Subjects:

  • Plantation management
  • Slavery
  • Plantation owners--Records and correspondence
  • Agriculture
  • Banks and banking
  • Bank directors
  • Banks and banking--Records and correspondence
  • Nullification (States' rights)
  • Plantations
  • State rights
  • Law
  • African Americans--History--19th century

Occupations:

  • Representatives, U.S. Congress--South Carolina
  • Legislators
  • Lawyers
  • Bankers

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • Charleston (S.C.) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Savannah (Ga.) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Charleston (S.C.) (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • South Carolina--Charleston (as recorded)
  • Southern States (as recorded)