Jefferson Davis

Contents Childhood Military Career 1828-35 First marriage and Plantation Second Marriage Senator for Mississippi 1835-45 Mexican War, 1846-48 Political Career 1847-57 Senator for Mississippi 1847-51 Secretary for War 1853-7 Senator for Mississippi 1857-61 The Slavery Issue Secession Issue The Election of Lincoln Secession President of the Confederacy 1861-5 The War starts Events of the war … Continue reading Jefferson Davis