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George Strother Gaines

George Strother Gaines, Indian agent, merchant, planter. member Alabama Senate, 1825-1827; member Mississippi Legislature, 1861.

Background

  • Gaines, George Strother was born in 1784 in Stokes County, North Carolina, circa. Son of James and Elizabeth (Strother) Gaines.

  • Career

    • Assistant factor govt. President Mobile br.

    Works

    • Author: Reminiscences of Early Times in Mississippi Territory, 1872.

    Membership

    Member Alabama Senate, 1825-1827. Member Mississippi Legislature, 1861.

    Connections

    • Married Ann, 1812.
    • father: James Gaines
    • mother: Elizabeth (Strother) Gaines
    • spouse: Ann
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    Born 1784
    Died January 21, 1873
    (aged 89)
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