jefferson

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  • BIRTH DATE
  • JEFFERSON AS A KID
  • EARLY LIFE
  • Jefferson Davis was born June 3, 1808 in Fairview, Kentucky
  •  slave owner
  • He was his parents tenth child. When he was two years old his family moved to Mississippi. Jefferson grew up in Mississippi where his father owned a small farm.
  • President
  • After a successful military career, Davis served as a U.S. senator and as secretary of war under Franklin Pierce before his election as the president of the secessionist Confederate States of America.
  • DEATH
  • Before the American Civil War, he operated a large cotton plantation in Mississippi, which his brother Joseph gave him, and owned as many as 74 slaves.
  • On November 6, 1861, Jefferson Davis was elected president,  of the Confederate States of America. He ran unopposed and was elected to serve for a six-year term.
  • Jefferson Davis died on December 6, 1889 in New Orleans, LA  His death was cause by Acute bronchitis.  R.I.P
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