Hendricks, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrews), 1819-1885

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Dates:
Birth 1819-09-07
Death 1885-11-25

Biographical notes:

Hendricks was raised in Shelby County, Ind. He was admitted to the Indiana bar in 1843, served in the Indiana House (1848) and Senate (1849), followed by two terms in the U.S. House of Representatives (1851-1855), and was commissioner of the U.S. Land Office (1855-1859). He served in the U.S. Senate (1863-1869), was elected governor of Indiana in 1872, and was Vice President (1884) under Grover Cleveland. Hendricks died after nine months in that office.

From the description of Papers, 1855-1885. (Indiana Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 29294751

U.S. vice president, U.S. senator and representative from Indiana, and governor of Indiana.

From the description of Autograph of Thomas A. Hendricks, 1877. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454716

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Subjects:

  • African Americans--Civil rights
  • Contested elections
  • African Americans
  • Land grants
  • Civil rights
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Land titles--Registration and transfer
  • Gatling guns
  • Public lands
  • Presidents--Election--1884
  • Presidents--Election--1876

Occupations:

  • Governors--Indiana
  • Senators, U.S. Congress--Indiana
  • Vice Presidents--United States
  • Representatives, U.S. Congress--Indiana

Places:

  • Indiana (as recorded)
  • Iowa (as recorded)
  • Kentucky (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Indiana (as recorded)
  • Virginia (as recorded)