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John Forsyth (October 22, 1780October 21, 1841) was a 19th century American politician from Georgia. Public domain, since I lifted it from a U.S. Government site at [1] This image is in the public domain in the United States and possibly other jurisdictions. ... October 22 is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 70 days remaining. ... 1780 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... October 21 is the 294th day of the year (295th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 71 days remaining. ... 1841 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... A politician is an individual involved in politics. ...


Forsyth was born in Fredericksburg, Virginia. He was an attorney who graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in 1799. He married Clara Meigs in 1801 or 1802. He served in the United States House of Representatives (1813-1818, 1823-1827), the United States Senate (1818-1819, 1829-1834), and as the Governor of Georgia (1827-1839). He was the United States Secretary of State from 1834 until 1841. In this role he led the government's response to the Amistad case. He was a loyal Jackson follower and opposed Calhoun in the issue of nullification. Forsyth was appointed as Secretary of State in reward for his efforts. Led the pro-removal reply to Frelinghuysen about the Indian Removal Act of 1830. Fredericksburg is an independent city in the U.S. Commonwealth of Virginia, 50 miles south of Washington, D.C., and 55 miles north of Richmond, Virginia. ... one of the earlier names for Princeton University Trenton State College is now known as The College of New Jersey This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... For other Princetons, see Princeton. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States, the other being the Senate. ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... A governor is also a device that regulates the speed of a machine. ... The Seal of the United States Secretary of State The United States Secretary of State is the head of the United States Department of State, concerned with foreign affairs. ... La Amistad (Spanish: friendship) was a Spanish merchant ship on which a rebellion by the slaves it was carrying broke out in 1839 when the schooner was travelling along the coast of Cuba. ...


He died in Washington, DC. Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United...



Preceded by:
George M. Troup
U.S. Senator (Class 2) from Georgia
1818-1819
Succeeded by:
Freeman Walker
Preceded by:
John Macpherson Berrien
U.S. Senator (Class 3) from Georgia
1823-1827
Succeeded by:
Alfred Cuthbert
Preceded by:
George M. Troup
Governor of Georgia
1827-1839
Succeeded by:
George R. Gilmer
Preceded by:
Louis McLane
United States Secretary of State
July 1, 1834March 3, 1841
Succeeded by:
Daniel Webster


George M. Troup George Michael Troup (September 8, 1780 – April 26, 1856) was an American politician who served as the Governor of Georgia during the mid-1820s. ... These are tables of congressional delegations from Georgia to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. ... These are tables of congressional delegations from Georgia to the United States Senate and United States House of Representatives. ... George M. Troup George Michael Troup (September 8, 1780 – April 26, 1856) was an American politician who served as the Governor of Georgia during the mid-1820s. ... This is a list of Governors of the state of Georgia, including governors of the British colony of Georgia. ... Louis McLane Louis McLane (May 28, 1786–October 7, 1857) represented the state of Delaware in both the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate and served as the Secretary of the Treasury and later the Secretary of State under President Andrew Jackson. ... The Seal of the United States Secretary of State The United States Secretary of State is the head of the United States Department of State, concerned with foreign affairs. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... 1834 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... 1841 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Daniel Webster Daniel Webster (January 18, 1782 – October 24, 1852) was a United States Senator and Secretary of State. ...



United States Secretaries of State Seal of the United States Department of State
Jefferson | Randolph | Pickering | J. Marshall | Madison | Smith | Monroe | Adams | Clay | Van Buren |
Livingston | McLane | Forsyth | Webster | Upshur | Calhoun | Buchanan | Clayton | Webster | Everett |
Marcy | Cass | Black | Seward | Washburne | Fish | Evarts | Blaine | Frelinghuysen | Bayard | Blaine | Foster | Gresham |
Olney | Sherman | Day | Hay | Root | Bacon | Knox | Bryan | Lansing | Colby | Hughes | Kellogg | Stimson |
Hull | Stettinius | Byrnes | G. Marshall | Acheson | Dulles | Herter | Rusk | Rogers | Kissinger | Vance |
Muskie | Haig | Shultz | Baker | Eagleburger | Christopher | Albright | Powell | Rice

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John Forsythe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (289 words)
John Forsythe (born John Lincoln Freund on January 29, 1918) is an American actor.
Forsythe attended the University of North Carolina, and after graduation moved to New York City and studied with The Actors Studio.
A lifelong smoker, Forsythe was forced to quit when his physician told him in 1982 that he was an ideal candidate for emphysema.
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