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Alvin Hawkins

Born: Dec 2, 1821

Death: Apr 27, 1905

Birthplace: Bath County

Profession: Lawyer

Nationality: United States

Alvin Hawkins

Date of Birth : Dec 2, 1821
Date of Death : Apr 27, 1905
Birth Place : Bath County

Alvin Hawkins was an American jurist and politician. He served as Governor of Tennessee from 1881 to 1883, one of just three Republicans to hold this position from the end of Reconstruction to the latter half of the 20th century. Hawkins was also a judge on the Tennessee Supreme Court in the late 1860s, and was briefly the U.S. consul to Havana, Cuba, in 1868.

Profession


  • Lawyer
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