Stanton, Edwin McMasters

Edwin McMasters Stanton, detail
Life span
12/19/1814—12/24/1869

Life Summary

Full name
  Edwin McMasters Stanton
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  2
No. of Children
  6
Family
 
David Stanton (father), Lucy Norman (mother), Mary A. Lamson (first wife, 1836), Ellen Hutchison (second wife, 1856)
Education
  Other
Other Education
  Kenyon College, OH
Occupation
  Politician
  Attorney or Judge
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Church or Religious Denomination
  Quakers (Society of Friends)
Political Parties
  Democratic
  Republican
  Southern Democratic (1860)
Government
  Buchanan Administration (1857-61)
  Lincoln Administration (1861-65)
  Johnson Administration (1865-69)
  Local government

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