Manning, John L. (John Lawrence), 1816-1889

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Clarendon County, S.C. plantation owner, South Carolina state representative and senator, and governor of South Carolina 1852 to 1854.

From the description of John L. Manning papers, 1839-1888 (bulk 1839-1863). (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 36794049

Resident of Sumter (Sumter Co.), S.C.

From the description of Papers, 1778-1864. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19902886

Governor of South Carolina 1852-1854; plantation owner of Sumter County, S.C., and vicinity; member of the General Assembly (in both the S.C. House and the S.C. Senate); Son of S.C. Gov. Richard Irvine Manning (1789-1836) and Elizabeth Peyre Richardson Manning (1794-1873). In 1839, Manning and his wife, Susan Frances Hampton Manning built an elaborate Greek-Revival home in Sumter County, S.C., called Millford [sometimes spelled Milford]

J.L. Manning's middle name also spelled "Laurence" in some sources [although the Library of Congress established his name with spelling of "Lawrence"].

From the description of John L. Manning papers, 1834-1948 (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 780717166

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referencedIn Butler, M. C. (Matthew Calbraith), 1836-1909. Matthew Calbraith Butler papers, 1860-1926, (bulk 1879-1898). University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
creatorOf Chesnut, James, 1815-1885. Chesnut family papers, 1782-1896. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Library Company of Philadelphia,. Hotel receipts collection, 1847-1867. Library Company of Philadelphia
referencedIn Washington family. Washington family paper, 1841-1877. South Carolina Historical Society
referencedIn Dawes Collection of Documents on American History, 1681-1921 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Cantey family. Papers, 1682-1926, of the Williams, Chesnut, and Manning families. University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
referencedIn Hutchison family. Hutchison family papers, 1773-1970. University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
creatorOf Manning, John Laurence, 1816-1889. John L. Manning papers, 1839-1888 (bulk 1839-1863). South Carolina Historical Society
referencedIn Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876. Letter : Baltimore, to [Governor John Laurence?] Manning, 1860 May 20. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Chesnut-Miller-Manning papers, 1744-1900 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn United States Sanitary Commission records. Army and Navy Claim Agency archives, 1861-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Maverick family. Papers of the Maverick and Van Wyck families, 1772-1972. University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
referencedIn Luce Philippine Project interviews, 1975-1980 Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
referencedIn Richardson, John Peter, 1801-1864. John Peter Richardson papers, 1837-1844. University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
referencedIn Mitchell, Nelson. Nelson Mitchell papers, 1840-1864. South Carolina Historical Society
creatorOf Manning, John L. (John Lawrence), 1816-1889. John L. Manning papers, 1834-1948 University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
referencedIn Preston, John Smith, 1809-1881. John S. Preston papers, 1854-1936. University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
creatorOf Manning, John L. (John Lawrence), 1816-1889. Papers, 1778-1864. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Furman, Charles James McDonald, 1863-1904. Charles James McDonald Furman papers, 1804-1903. University of South Carolina, System Library Service, University Libraries
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associatedWith Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893. person
associatedWith Blake, Lemuel, 1775-1861. person
associatedWith Brewster, Benjamin Harris, 1816-1888. person
correspondedWith Butler, M. C. (Matthew Calbraith), 1836-1909. person
associatedWith Chestnut, John. person
associatedWith Clark, Colin. person
associatedWith Dawes, Elizabeth F., collector. person
associatedWith Democratic Party (Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (U.S.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Dulles, Joseph H., 1795-1876 person
correspondedWith Furman, Charles James McDonald, 1863-1904. person
associatedWith Hammarskold, P. H. person
associatedWith Holland, James R. person
correspondedWith Hutchison family. family
associatedWith Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876. person
associatedWith Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834. person
associatedWith Library Company of Philadelphia, corporateBody
associatedWith Manning family. family
associatedWith Manning family. family
correspondedWith Manning, Richard I. (Richard Irvine), 1839-1887 person
associatedWith Manning, Richard Irvine, 1789-1836. person
associatedWith Maverick family. family
associatedWith Mitchell, Nelson. person
associatedWith Orr, J. L. (James Lawrence), 1822-1873. person
associatedWith Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth, 1746-1825. person
correspondedWith Preston, John Smith, 1809-1881. person
associatedWith Princeton University corporateBody
associatedWith Richardson, John Peter, 1801-1864. person
associatedWith South Carolina. Governor (1852-1854 : Manning) corporateBody
associatedWith South Carolina State House (Columbia, S.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith United States Sanitary Commission corporateBody
associatedWith University of Michigan. Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies. corporateBody
associatedWith Washington family. family
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
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Louisiana
Southern States
United States
United States
United States
Houmas Plantation (Ascension Parish, La.)
South Carolina
Pennsylvania
Charleston (S.C.)
South Carolina
Subject
Soldiers--Correspondence
Fugitive slaves
Plantation management
Slaves
Slave trade--History--19th century
Secession
Plantations
Occupation
Politicians
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Birth 1816-01-29

Death 1889-10-29

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