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David Mckendree Key

David McKendree Key was a Democratic U.S. Senator from Tennessee from 1875 to 1877 as well as the U.S. Postmaster General under President Hayes.

Background

  • Key, David Mckendree was born on January 27, 1824 in Green Company, Tennessee, United States.

  • Education

    • Graduate Hiwassee College, Tenn.

    Major achievements

    • County agricultural agent United States Department of Agriculture extension, University Vermont, Brattleboro, 1976-80;

      assistant vice president Farm Credit Banks Funding Corp., New York City, 1982-85;

      vice president Agricapital Corp., 1985

    Politics

    The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States along with the Republican Party. The party's socially liberal and progressive platform is largely considered center-left in the U.S. political spectrum.

    Party affiliation: Democratic Party

    Religion

    Denomination: Christian

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    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth J. Lenoir, July 1, 1857.
    • father: Reverend John - United States
    • mother: Margaret (Armitage) Key - United States
    David Key
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    Born January 27, 1824
    Died February 3, 1900
    (aged 76)
    Nationality
    • 1875 - 1877
      United States Senator, United States Senate
      Tennessee, United States

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      • County agricultural agent US Department of Agriculture extension, University Vermont, Brattleboro, 1976-80; assistant vice president Farm Credit Banks Funding Corp., New York City, 1982-85; vice president Agricapital Corp., 1985
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