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Category:Samuel Jordan Kirkwood

English: Samuel Jordan Kirkwood (20 December 1813 – 1 September 1894), was an American politician best known as Iowa's Civil War governor.
  • Also Senator of the United States from Iowa, and federal Secretary of the Interior.

Samuel J. Kirkwood 
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American politician
Date of birth 20 December 1813
Harford County
Date of death 1 September 1894
Iowa City
Country of citizenship
Member of political party
Position held
  • United States senator (4 March 1877, 7 March 1881, George G. Wright, James W. McDill)
  • member of the State Senate of Iowa
  • Governor of Iowa (5, 13 January 1876, Cyrus C. Carpenter, 1 February 1877, Joshua G. Newbold)
  • United States Secretary of the Interior (14, 8 March 1881, Carl Schurz, 17 April 1882, Henry M. Teller)
  • Governor of Iowa (11 January 1860, Ralph P. Lowe, 14 January 1864, William M. Stone)
Work location
Authority control
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