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Robert P. Letcher

Robert P. Letcher

Governor of Kentucky
Born Feb 10, 1788

Robert Perkins Letcher was a politician and lawyer from the US state of Kentucky. He served as a U.S. Representative, Minister to Mexico, and the 15th Governor of Kentucky. He also served in the Kentucky General Assembly where he was Speaker of the House in 1837 and 1838. A strong supporter of the Whig Party, he was a friend of Henry Clay and John J. Crittenden. Letcher's family came to Kentucky around 1800.… Read More

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1788 Birth Born on February 10, 1788.


1861 73 Years Old He died on January 24, 1861.
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