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Text:"...CHAPTER XL • JAMESKNOXPOLK. Ancestry of Mr. Polk. - His Early Distinction. - His Success as a Lawyer. - Political Life - Long Service in Congress. - Speaker in the House. - Governor of Tennessee..."
Date:1868
Place:Washington, USA
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Text:"...JAMES K. POLKJamesKnoxPolk, oldest of the ten children of Samuel and Jane Knox Polk, was born on November 2, 1795, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.3 The Polk family had settled..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
Publication place:California, USA
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Text:"...2 JAMES K. POLKJamesKnoxPolk, oldest of the ten children of Samuel and Jane Knox Polk, was bom on November 2, 1795, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.* The Polk family had settled..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:"...JAMESKNOXPOLK. 289 Indeed, said Mrs. Polk, I am glad to hear that my administration is popular ; and, in return for your compliment, I will say, that, if the country should elect a Whig next..."
Date:1868
Place:Washington, USA
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Text:"... to the Presidency. - False Position, and Embarrassments. - Retirement from Office. - Joins in the Rebellion. - Death. . . .274 CHAPTER XI. JAMESKNOXPOLK. Ancestry of Mr. Polk. - His Early Distinction. - His..."
Date:1868
Place:Washington, USA
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Text:"...JAMESKNOXPOLK. 295 reasons which Mr. Polk urges in the following sentences were not the true causes of the war. In his second Annual Message, December, 1846, he says, - The existing war..."
Date:1868
Place:Washington, USA
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Text:"...2 JAMES K. POLKJamesKnoxPolk, oldest of the ten children of Samuel and Jane Knox Polk, was bom on November 2, 1795, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. The Polk family had settled..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:"...JAMES K. POLKJamesKnoxPolk, oldest of the ten children of Samuel and Jane Knox Polk, was born on November 2, 1795, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. 3 The Polk family had settled..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:"...2 JAMES K. POLKJamesKnoxPolk, oldest of the ten children of Samuel and f^ Jane Knox Polk, was born on November 2, 1795, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.=^ The Polk family had settled..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:"...2 JAMES K, POLKJamesKnoxPolk, oldest of the ten children of Samuel and Jane Knox Polk, was bom on November 2, 1795, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.* The Polk family had settled..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:".... JAMESKNOXPOLK. 28/ To every branch of a solid and an accomplished education he alike devoted his energies. He graduated in 1818 with the highest honors, being deemed the best scholar of his..."
Date:1868
Place:Washington, USA
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Text:"...JAMESKNOXPOLK. 297 One can scarcely conceive of such a document coming from the pen of Jefferson or of Webster. On the 3d of March, 1849, Mr. Polk retired from office, having served one term..."
Date:1868
Place:Washington, USA
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Text:"..., Annexation of Texas, 310. 55 The Madisonian (Au^. 24) even supplied an election pun: Change It is JamesKnoxPolk now, it will be Polk knocks Clay, about election time. 56 Tyler, Letters and Times..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:"..., Annexation of Texas, 310. 5= The Madisonian (Aug. 24) even supplied an election pun: Change It is JamesKnoxPolk now, it will be Polk knocks Clay, about election time. 5« Tyler, Letters and Times..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:"... County, occurred the marriage of Samuel Polk, son of Ezekial, to Jane Knox. To them was born, January 2, 1795, a son, to whom was given the name of JamesKnoxPolk, after his maternal grandfather. Samuel..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1849
Publication place:Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Text:"..., Annexation of Texas, 310. 55 The Madisonian (Aug. 24) even supplied an election pun: "ChangeIt IS JamesKnoxPolk now, it will be Polk knocks Clay, about election time. 5 Tyler, Letters and Times..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
Publication place:California, USA
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Text:"...JAMESKNOXPOLK From the portrait hy Thomas Sully, painted in 184J for the Dialectic Society of the University of North Carolina. Of this portrait, Mr. Kemp Plummer Battle, the historian..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1849
Publication place:Chicago, Illinois, USA
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Text:"..., 1849. JENKINS, JOHN S. The Life of JamesKnoxPolk. Auburn, 1850. JONES, ANSON. Memoranda and official correspondence relating to the Republic of Texas, its history and annexation. Including a brief..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
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Text:"...* Smith, Annexation of Texas, 310. 85 The Madisonian (Aug. 24) even supplied an election pun: Change It is JamesKnoxPolk now, it will be Polk knocks Clay, about election time. 5« Tyler, Letters..."
Date:Between 1795 and 1922
Publication place:California, USA
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Text:"...JAMESKNOXPOLK. 285 • excellence of character and of extensive influence. Early in the spring of 1775, news reached those distant settlers beneath the primeval forest of the atrocities which..."
Date:1868
Place:Washington, USA