Lewis cass ran as the democratic nominee in the 1848 presidential election he lost to zachary taylor during his time in the us senate in the 1850s, cass lead the charge in campaigning for the controversial doctrine of popular sovereignty. Cass, lewis, (great-great until may 29, 1848, when he resigned, having been nominated for willard c lewis cass and the politics of moderation kent, oh: kent. The digital collections of the library of congress contain a wide variety of material associated with the presidential election of 1848, including broadsides, prints, political cartoons, sheet music, newspaper articles, and government documents.
Until the election of 1948, texas ballots did not list the presidential candidates by name but instead listed the electors for each party since the individual electors' vote totals varied slightly, given here is the highest vote received by any elector for a candidate. Genealogy profile for lewis cass gartin lewis cass gartin (1848 - 1917) - genealogy genealogy for lewis cass gartin (1848 - 1917) family tree on geni, with over 185 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives. The democrat candidate for president in 1848 was lewis cass, born october 9, 1782 in 1807, lewis cass became the us marshal for ohio he was a brigadier-general in the war of 1812, fighting in the battle of the thames.
The presidential election of 1848 was an open race, the whigs had elected zachary taylor, and the democrats elected lewis cass zachary taylor was hardly interested in politics and had actually. Lewis cass: lewis cass, us army officer and public official who was active in democratic politics in the mid-19th century he was defeated for the presidency in 1848 during the war of 1812, cass rose from the rank of colonel of volunteers to brigadier general in the regular army. Lewis cass 1848 by patrick eakin he served as secretary of war for president andrew jackson, and secretary of state - pat eakin - google.
Lincoln was out to defeat the democratic candidate, lewis cass, and also to blunt the third-party candidacy of martin van buren, a free soiler opposed to slavery as they say, politics makes. Lewis cass (october 9, 1782 - june 17, 1866) was an american military officer and politician during his long political career, cass served as a territorial governor, an american ambassador, a us senator, and was the nominee of the democratic party for president of the united states in 1848[1. Cass failed to secure the democratic presidential nomination in 1844 and in 1845 became a us senator from the state of michigan after serving in the senate, cass secured the presidential nomination in 1848 but lost the election.
We hope your visit has been a productive one if you're having any problems, or would like to give some feedback, we'd love to hear from you for general help, questions, and suggestions, try our dedicated support forums. Senator lewis cass of michigan proposed the doctrine of popular sovereignty, a measure that would allow people who settled the territories to decide whether or not they wanted slavery what did the whigs do in an attempt to reunite their party during the presidential campaign of 1848. The american general and statesman lewis cass was born at exeter, new hampshire, on the 9th of october 1782 he was educated at phillips exeter academy, joined his father at marietta, ohio, about 1799, studied law there in the office of return jonathan meigs (1765-1825), and was admitted to the bar. Lewis cass was elected a us senator from michigan, 1845-48, 1849-57 he was the democrat presidential candidate in 1848 cass was secretary of state for president james buchanan, 1857-1860. Lewis cass as governor of michigan territory, lewis cass (1782-1866) contributed importantly to the development of the old northwesttwice a presidential nominee, he served as secretary of war, minister to france, and secretary of state.
Venny the alaskan bull-worm nestroviski plays lewis cass and mud slings zach taylor ferr days. Lewis cass was an american general in the war of 1812 and a democratic politician who ran for president and lost in 1848 he was also a senator from michigan, secretary of war, and secretary of state. Lewis cass pattison was the father of arthur burton pattison,who was one of hominy's first white settlers lewis cass pattison married 1-30-1872 to sarah ann barnhart born, 2-9-1852 in iowa and died 11-22-1904 in pawhuska, osage county, oklahoma.
Lewis cass (october 9, 1782 - june 17, 1866) was an american military officer, politician, and statesman he represented michigan in the united states senate and served in the cabinets of two us presidents, andrew jackson and james buchanan. The democratic party's candidate was lewis cass cass was considered to be a moderate on the slavery question, meaning that he hoped to find a compromise between proslavery people and abolitionists. He was also the 1848 democratic p lewis cass (october 9, 1782 - june 17, 1866) was an american military officer, politician, and statesman he represented michigan in the united states senate and served in the cabinet of andrew jackson and james buchanan. Clay co, illinois, usa birth of a brother: james j cokley about 1850 (age 17 months) illinois, usa.