John C. Breckinridge

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John C. Breckinridge
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Confederate States Secretar o War
In office
Februar 6, 1865 – Mey 10, 1865
Preses Jefferson Davis
Precedit bi James Seddon
Succeedit bi Poseetion abolished
Unitit States Senator
frae Kentucky
In office
Mairch 4, 1861 – December 4, 1861
Precedit bi John J. Crittenden
Succeedit bi Garrett Davis
14t Vice Preses o the Unitit States
In office
Mairch 4, 1857 – Mairch 4, 1861
Preses James Buchanan
Precedit bi William R. King
Succeedit bi Hannibal Hamlin
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Kentucky's 8th destrict
In office
Mairch 4, 1851 – Mairch 3, 1855
Precedit bi Charles Morehead
Succeedit bi Alexander Marshall
Personal details
Born John Cabell Breckinridge
16 Januar 1821(1821-01-16)
Lexington, Kentucky
Dee'd Mey 17, 1875(1875-05-17) (aged 54)
Lexington, Kentucky
Poleetical pairty Democratic
Spoose(s) Mary Burch
Bairns Joseph Cabell
Clifton Rhoads
Frances
John Milton
John Witherspoon
Mary Desha
Alma mater Centre College
Princeton Varsity
Transylvania Varsity
Profession Lawyer
Religion Presbyterianism
Signatur Cursive signatur in ink
Militar service
Allegiance  Unitit States o Americae
 Confederate States o Americae
Service/branch  Unitit States Airmy
 Confederate States Airmy
Years o service 1847–48 (USA)
1861–65 (CSA)
Rank Union army maj rank insignia.jpg Major (U.S.)
Confederate States of America General-collar.svg Major General (C.S.)
Battles/wars Mexican-American War
American Ceevil War

John Cabell Breckinridge (Januar 16, 1821 – Mey 17, 1875) wis a lawyer an politeecian frae the U.S. state o Kentucky.