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Peter Early

Peter Early, governor of Georgia, congressman. Member of the United States House of Representatives, 7th-9th congresses, 1803-1807; member Georgia Senate, 1815-1817.

Background

  • Early, Peter was born on June 20, 1773 in Madison County, Virginia, United States. Son of Joel Early.

  • Education

    • Graduated from College of New Jersey (now Princeton), 1792.

    Career

    • Member of the United States House of Representatives, 7th-9th congresses, 1803-1807. 1st judge Ocmulgee Circuit, Greensboro, Georgia, 1807-1813. Governor Georgia, 1813-1815.

      Member Georgia Senate, 1815-1817.

    Membership

    Member of the United States House of Representatives, 7th-9th congresses, 1803-1807. Member Georgia Senate, 1815-1817.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Smith, 1793.
    • father: Joel Early. Early
    • spouse: Anne Smith
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    Born June 20, 1773
    Died August 15, 1817
    (aged 44)
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