Dolly Madison

Dolly Madison - Dolly Madison Dolly Madison was born of...

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Unformatted text preview: Dolly Madison - Dolly Madison was born of Quaker parents, and left her religion after being widowed to marry James Madison. She played hostess at the President's House during the administrations of both Jefferson and Madison. James Madison - James Madison was the fourth President of the United States, serving from 1809- 1817. He worked with Jefferson on drafting a code of laws for the Virginia Assembly, and later played a crucial role in the composition and ratification of the Constitution. He authored the Virginia Resolutions, a milder companion to Jefferson's Kentucky Resolutions, and served as Secretary of State under Jefferson from 1801- 1809. During his own Presidency, Madison presided over America's role in the War of 1812, known to opponents as "Mr. Madison's War." John Marshall - John Marshall was the fourth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court,...
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This note was uploaded on 12/28/2011 for the course HIST 101 taught by Professor Womer during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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