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date: 20 September 2019

Green, Benjamin Edwardslocked

(05 February 1822–12 May 1907)
  • Thomas Schoonover

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Green, Benjamin Edwards (05 February 1822–12 May 1907), lawyer, diplomat, and business promoter, was born in Elkton, Kentucky, the son of Duff Green and Lucretia Maria Edwards. He grew up in Washington, D.C., where his father, a determined supporter of Andrew Jackson, moved in 1825 to edit the ...

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