Tennessee: Territorial Governor: 1790-1796 - Archontology.org

Tennessee: Territorial Governor: 1790-1796

Governor in and over the Territory of the United States South of the River Ohio
10 Oct 1790 - 30 Mar 1796 William Blount [2]

[1] Blount was appointed by a commission issued by the President of the United States 8 Jun 1790; he took oath of office before an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States at Alexandria, Virginia, 20 Sep 1790 and arrived to the Territory 10 Oct 1790, staying at the house of William Yancey (now near Bristol, Tennessee).
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