John William Clark Watson

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John William Clark Watson
Confederate States Senator
from Mississippi
In office
February 17, 1864 – May 10, 1865
Preceded byJames Phelan
Succeeded byConstituency abolished
Personal details
Born
John William Clark Watson

(1808-02-27)February 27, 1808
Albemarle County, Virginia
DiedSeptember 24, 1890(1890-09-24) (aged 82)
Holly Springs, Mississippi
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materUniversity of Virginia

John William Clark Watson (February 27, 1808 – September 24, 1890) was an American politician who served as a Confederate States Senator from Mississippi from 1864 to 1865.

References[edit]

  • This article incorporates facts obtained from: Lawrence Kestenbaum, The Political Graveyard

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Confederate States Senate
Preceded by
James Phelan
Confederate States Senator (Class 1) from Mississippi
1864–1865
Served alongside: Albert Brown
Constituency abolished