Perry, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1805-1886

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1805-11-20
Death 1886-12-03

Biographical notes:

Soldier stationed at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri at the time of the Mexican War, with family in Woodford County, Illinois.

From the description of Letter, July 14, 1846. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 53791408

B.F. Perry, of Greenville, S.C., was a lawyer and editor, anti-secessionist, and governor of South Carolina during Reconstruction.

From the description of B.F. Perry papers, 1822-1960. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 23765279

Prominent South Carolina Unionist, member of U.S. Congress, 1836-1844, founder and editor of the Southern Patriot, and provisional governor of South Carolina.

From the description of Papers, 1849-1867. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20071508

B.F. Perry, of Greenville, S.C., was a lawyer and editor, and anti-secessionist, and governor of South Carolina during Reconstruction.

From the guide to the B.F. Perry Papers, 1822-1933, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

State legislator, governor, and unionist of Greenville, S.C.; represented Greenville in S.C. House of Representatives, 1836-1841, 1848-1859, and Senate, 1844-1847.

From the description of B.F. Perry papers, 1760-1981; (bulk, 1832-1910) (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 28410926

Loading...

Loading Relationships

Information

Permalink:
http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6q81czk
Ark ID:
w6q81czk
SNAC ID:
25688474

Subjects:

  • Slavery
  • Lawyers--Correspondence
  • Railroads--Design and construction
  • Diaries (Blank-books)
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Nullification (States' rights)
  • Reconstruction
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
  • Civil rights
  • Secession
  • Governor

Occupations:

not available for this record

Places:

  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • Soldiers--Illinois--Woodford County (as recorded)
  • Columbia (S.C.) (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • Jefferson Barracks (Saint Louis, Mo.) (as recorded)
  • Greenville (S.C.) (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)