Webb, James Watson

James Watson Webb, detail
Life span
02/08/1802—06/07/1884

Life Summary

Full name
  James Watson Webb
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Siblings
  8
No. of Spouses
  2
No. of Children
  13
Friends
Family
 
Samuel Blatchley Webb (father), Catherine Hogeboom Webb (mother), Helen Lispenard Stewart (first wife - died 1848), Laura Virginia Cram (second wife), Alexander Stewart Webb (son)
Occupation
  Politician
  Military
  Diplomat
  Journalist
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Political Parties
  Whig
  Republican
Government
  Lincoln Administration (1861-65)
  Johnson Administration (1865-69)
  Diplomat
Military
  US military (Pre-Civil War)

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