1808 - William Marvin, born on the 14th of April in Fairfield, New York, was the seventh governor of Florida.
1865 - He was appointed governor on the 13th of July by President Andrew Johnson to reestablish the government of the state after the end of the American Civil War.
- After leaving office on the 20th of December, he was elected to the United States Senate, however the Senate refused to recognize the election and denied him a seat.
1867 - He left Florida and moved to Skaneateles, New York.
1902 - Died on the 9th of July in New York.
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