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
PresesJefferson Davis
Precedit biJames Seddon
Succeedit biPoseetion abolished
Unitit States Senator
frae Kentucky
In office
Mairch 4, 1861 – December 4, 1861
Precedit biJohn J. Crittenden
Succeedit biGarrett Davis
14t Vice Preses o the Unitit States
In office
Mairch 4, 1857 – Mairch 4, 1861
PresesJames Buchanan
Precedit biWilliam R. King
Succeedit biHannibal Hamlin
Member o the U.S. Hoose o Representatives
frae Kentucky's 8th destrict
In office
Mairch 4, 1851 – Mairch 3, 1855
Precedit biCharles Morehead
Succeedit biAlexander Marshall
Personal details
BornJohn Cabell Breckinridge
16 Januar 1821(1821-01-16)
Lexington, Kentucky
Dee'd17 Mey 1875(1875-05-17) (aged 54)
Lexington, Kentucky
Poleetical pairtyDemocratic
Spoose(s)Mary Burch
BairnsJoseph Cabell
Clifton Rhoads
Frances
John Milton
John Witherspoon
Mary Desha
Alma materCentre College
Princeton Varsity
Transylvania Varsity
ProfessionLawyer
ReligionPresbyterianism
SignaturCursive signatur in ink
Militar service
Allegiance Unitit States o Americae
 Confederate States o Americae
Service/branch Unitit States Airmy
 Confederate States Airmy
Years o service1847–48 (USA)
1861–65 (CSA)
RankUnion army maj rank insignia.jpg Major (U.S.)
Confederate States of America General-collar.svg Major General (C.S.)
Battles/warsMexican-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.