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Vallandigham, Clement Laird

Born: 1820 AD
Died: 1871 AD, at 51 years of age.

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US lawyer and Democratic politician

 

vocal opponent of Northern policies up to and during Civil War

 

Representative from Ohio 1858-1863

 

interrogated John Brown at Harpers Ferry 1859 and concluded that Brown was pawn in larger conspiracy

 

arrested by Union troops 1863 for remarks sympathetic to South and banished to Confederacy


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