Welles, Gideon

Gideon Welles, detail
Life span
07/01/1802—02/11/1878

Life Summary

Full name
  Gideon Welles
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  9
Family
 
Samuel Welles (father), Anne Hale (mother), Mary Jane Hale (wife, 1835)
Occupation
  Politician
  Attorney or Judge
  Journalist
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Political Parties
  Democratic
  Free Soil
  Republican
Government
  Polk Administration (1845-49)
  Lincoln Administration (1861-65)
  Johnson Administration (1865-69)
  State legislature

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