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American salesman who was President of the Confederate States of America from its beginning in 1861 to its collapse in 1865. His 1881 memoir The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government helped restore his reputation after the war and he is now an icon and symbol of pride for many Southerners.
He was put under house arrest after the Eggnog Riot at West Point.
Though he was the leader of the Confederate cause he actually argued against secession while he was a Senator from Mississippi.
He married Sarah Knox Taylor in June 1835 after serving under her father, Zachary Taylor. He had six children.
He was the Secretary of War under President Franklin Pierce from 1853 to 1857.
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It was one of the compromises of the Constitution that the slave property in the Southern States should be recognized as property throughout the United States.
To increase the power, develop the resources and promote the happiness of a Confederacy, it is requisite there should be so much of homogeneity that the welfare of every portion would be the aim of the whole.
Neither current events nor history show that the majority rule, or ever did rule.
All we ask is to be let alone.
It is not differences of opinion; it is geographical lines, rivers, and mountains which divide State from State, and make different nations of mankind.