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Lamar, Mirabeau B. (Mirabeau Buonaparte), 1798-1859

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Personal name headingLamar, Mirabeau B. (Mirabeau Buonaparte), 1798-1859
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Variant(s)Lamar, Mirabeau Buonaparte, 1798-1859
See alsoTexas. President (1838-1841 : Lamar)
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Associated placeTexas
Birth date1798-08-16
Death date1859-12-19
Place of birthLouisville (Ga.)
Place of deathRichmond (Tex.)
AffiliationUnited States. Legation (Costa Rica)
United States. Legation (Nicaragua)
Democratic Party (U.S.)
Republican Party (U.S. : 1792-1828)
Profession or occupationPresidents Ambassadors
Found inLetter of Gen Mirabeau B. Lamar, ex-president of Texas, on the subject of annexation, addressed to several citizens of Macon, Geo., 1844.
NUCMC data from Texas St. Lib., Archives Div. for Lamar, M.B. Papers, 1806-1941 (Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar, president of the Republic of Texas)
Hdbk. of Texas, 1952 (Lamar, Mirabeau Buonaparte; b. near Louisville, Ga., 1798; s. John and Rebecca (Lamar) Lamar; m. Tabitha Jordan, 1826 (d. 1830); elected vp Republic of Texas, 1836; pres. of Texas, 1838-1841; the new cap., Austin, built on Colo. River at his suggestion; appt. U.S. minister to Nicaragua and Costa Rica, 1857; d. 1859)
Associated languageeng