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Joseph Kent

Born: Jan 14, 1779

Death: Nov 24, 1837

Birthplace: Calvert County

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Joseph Kent

Date of Birth : Jan 14, 1779
Date of Death : Nov 24, 1837
Birth Place : Calvert County

Joseph Kent, a Whig, was a United States Senator from Maryland, serving from 1833 until his death in 1837. He also served in the House of Representatives, serving the second district of Maryland from 1811–1815 and again from 1819–1826, and as the 19th Governor of Maryland from 1826-1829.


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