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George Strother Gaines

Indian agent , merchant , planter

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