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Carter, Sir John Gregorio (1919–2005), lawyer and diplomatist

Peter D. Fraser.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Diplomatic History; International Relations; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1010 words.

Carter, Sir John Gregorio (1919–2005), lawyer and diplomatist, was born on 27 January 1919 in Cane Grove, East Coast Demerara, British Guiana, the only son and youngest of five children of...

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Dana, Francis

Sheldon S. Cohen.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Diplomatic History; International Relations; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1376 words.

Dana, Francis (13 June 1743–25 April 1811), public official, diplomat, and jurist, was born in Charlestown, Massachusetts, the son of Richard Dana, a lawyer, and Lydia Trowbridge. Francis...

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Slidell, John

Carolyn E. De Latte.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; Civil War and Reconstruction US History; Diplomatic History; International Relations; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1374 words.

Slidell, John (1793–29 July 1871), U.S. senator and Confederate diplomat, was born in New York City, the son of John Slidell, a merchant and banker, and Margery Mackenzie. Slidell grew up...

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Temple, John

Neil R. Stout.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Diplomatic History; International Relations; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1611 words.

Temple, John (Apr. 1732–17 November 1798), British imperial official, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Robert Temple, a colonial entrepreneur, and Mehitable Nelson. His exact...

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