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Cave Johnson
12th United States Postmaster General[1]
In office
March 6, 1845[1] – March 4, 1849
Preceded by Charles A. Wickliffe
Succeeded by Jacob Collamer
Personal details
Born January 11, 1793(1793-01-11)[1]
Robertson County, Tennessee, U.S.
Died November 23, 1866(1866-11-23) (aged 73)[1]
Clarksville, Tennessee, U.S.
Political party Democratic[1]
Spouse(s) Elizabeth Dortch Brunson
Alma mater Cumberland College[1]
Profession Politician[1]

Cave Johnson (January 11, 1793 – November 23, 1866) was a United States Congressman from Tennessee. He was from the Democratic Party.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 John, Pinheiro. "Cave Johnson (1845–1849): Postmaster General". American President: An Online Reference Resource. University of Virginia. http://millercenter.org/president/polk/essays/cabinet/232. Retrieved 15 December 2010.