Prentiss, S. S. (Seargent Smith), 1808-1850

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Seargent Smith Prentiss was born and educated in Maine; moved to Natchez, Miss.; was admitted to the bar in 1829 and commenced practice in Vicksburg, Miss. He was a member of the state house of representatives (1836-1837) and a U.S. Representative for Mississippi (1838-1839).

From the description of Seargent S. Prentiss papers, 1788-1851. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 307576475

Orator and politician of Vicksburg, Miss.

From the description of S. S. Prentiss letter, 1843 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 23299018

S. S. (Seargent Smith) Prentiss (1808-1850) was an orator and politician of Vicksburg, Miss.

From the guide to the S. S. Prentiss Letter, ., 1843, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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referencedIn Boyd, S. S. S.S. Boyd letter, 1838 Aug. 15. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Clay, Henry, 1777-1852. Autograph letter signed : New Orleans, to S.S. Prentiss 1842 Dec. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Prentiss, S. S. (Seargent Smith), 1808-1850. S. S. Prentiss letter, 1843 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Stanton family. Stanton family papers, 1834, 1844. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn Claiborne, J. F. H. (John Francis Hamtramck), 1809-1884. J.F.H. Claiborne papers, 1818-1885. Library of Congress
referencedIn Record, George L. George L. Record and family papers, 1845-1922 (bulk 1873-1899). Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf S. S. Prentiss Letter, ., 1843 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Prentiss, S. S. (Seargent Smith), 1808-1850. Seargent S. Prentiss papers, 1788-1851. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
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associatedWith Boyd, S. S. person
correspondedWith Claiborne, J. F. H. (John Francis Hamtramck), 1809-1884. person
associatedWith Clay, Henry, 1777-1852. person
associatedWith Democratic Party (Miss.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dickey, Dallas Claude, 1904- person
associatedWith Record, George L. person
associatedWith Stanton family. family
associatedWith Whig Party (Miss.) corporateBody
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Birth 1808

Death 1850

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