Speed, James

James Speed, detail
Life span
03/11/1812—06/25/1887

Life Summary

Full name
  James Speed
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Slave State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  7
Family
 
John Speed (father), Lucy Gilmer Fry (mother), Jane Cochran (wife)
Education
  Transylvania
  Other
Other Education
  St. Joseph's College, KY
Occupation
  Politician
  Attorney or Judge
  Educator
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Political Parties
  Whig
  Republican
  Union (Unconditional Union, National Union)
Government
  Lincoln Administration (1861-65)
  State legislature
  Local government

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