John Henninger Reagan

John Henninger Reagan

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Henninger Reaganwas a leading 19th century American politician from the U.S. state of Texas. A Democrat, Reagan resigned from the U.S. House of Representatives when Texas seceded from the Union and joined the Confederate States of America. He served in the cabinet of Jefferson Davis as Postmaster General. After the Confederate defeat, he called for cooperation with the federal government and thus became unpopular, but returned to public office when his predictions of harsh treatment for resistance were proved correct. Reagan was born in what is now Gatlinburg, Tennessee, to Timothy Richard and Elizabeth Reagan. He left Tennessee at nineteen and traveled to Texas. He worked as a surveyor from 1839 to 1843, and then farmed in Kaufman County until 1851show more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 268g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136656698
  • 9786136656694