Lowndes, William, 1782-1822

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S.C. legislator (1806-1810) and U.S. congressman (1811-1822).

From the description of William and Thomas Lowndes letters, 1795-1846. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 36272600

S.C. Representative, 1811-1822, Democrat, from Colleton County, S.C.; born at Horseshoe plantation near Jacksonborough, S.C.; died, 27 Oct. 1822, buried at sea while en route to Europe.

From the description of William Lowndes papers, 1791-1901. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 38125191

William Lowndes was a lawyer, planter, and United States representative from South Carolina.

From the description of William Lowndes papers, 1754-1941 [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 25166281

From the guide to the William Lowndes Papers, 1754-1941, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

Charleston and St. Bartholomew Parish, South Carolina attorney, plantation owner, South Carolina state Representative, and U.S. Representative. Lowndes held a seat in the U.S. Congress from 1810 to 1822. Because he preferred to serve in the House he declined offers to be Secretary of War and diplomatic appointments to Russia and Constantinople.

From the description of William Lowndes correspondence, 1816-1817. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 32144936

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referencedIn Monroe, James, 1758-1831. Papers : of James Monroe while president of the United States, 1816-1825. James Monroe Museum & Memorial Library
referencedIn Toasts drank at Newberry Court House ; 1820 July 4th. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Lowndes, William, 1782-1822. William Lowndes papers, 1754-1941 [manuscript]. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Lowndes, William, 1782-1822. William Lowndes papers, 1791-1901. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Lowndes, William, 1782-1822. William and Thomas Lowndes letters, 1795-1846. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf William Lowndes Papers, 1754-1941 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
referencedIn Pinckney family. Pinckney family papers, 1694-1847. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
referencedIn DeSaussure, John Boone, d. 1862. Account of an incident relative to the declaration of war with Great Britain, 1858 June 28. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
creatorOf Lowndes, William, 1782-1822. William Lowndes correspondence, 1816-1817. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
creatorOf Monroe, James, 1758-1831. Letters : of James Monroe while secretary of state, 1811-1816. James Monroe Museum & Memorial Library
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associatedWith Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848. person
associatedWith Alston, Joseph, 1778-1816. person
associatedWith Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850. person
associatedWith Cheves, Langdon, 1776-1857. person
associatedWith Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834. person
associatedWith DeSaussure, John Boone, d. 1862. person
associatedWith Drayton, William, 1776-1846. person
associatedWith Episcopal Church corporateBody
associatedWith Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893. person
associatedWith Forsyth, John, 1780-1841. person
associatedWith Hamilton, James, 1786-1857. person
associatedWith Hayne, Robert Young, 1791-1839. person
associatedWith Huger, Daniel Elliott, 1779-1854. person
associatedWith Legaré, Hugh Swinton, 1797-1843. person
associatedWith Lowndes, Charles, fl. 1754-1755. person
correspondedWith Lowndes, Elizabeth Pinckney person
associatedWith Lowndes, Rawlins, 1721-1800. person
associatedWith Lowndes, Rebecca Motte, b. 1810. person
associatedWith Lowndes, Thomas. person
associatedWith Lowndes, Thomas Pinckney, 1839-1899. person
associatedWith Madison, James, 1751-1836. person
associatedWith Monroe, James, 1758-1831. person
associatedWith Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, 1812-1899 person
associatedWith Pinckney family. family
associatedWith Pinckney, Thomas, 1750-1828. person
associatedWith Simkins, Eldred James, 1838-1903. person
associatedWith South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives corporateBody
associatedWith Trapier, Paul, 1806-1872 person
associatedWith United States. Congress corporateBody
associatedWith Wirt, William, 1772-1834. person
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South Carolina
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London (England)
Charleston (S.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
South Carolina
Boston (Mass.)
England
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Legislators--Correspondence
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Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Slaves--Education
Families--Social life and customs
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Birth 1782-02-11

Death 1822-10-27

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