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Jacob Beeson Blair

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Apr 11, 1821

Jacob Beeson Blair was born in Parkersburg

1842

Jacob Blair began to study law under his uncle John Jay Jackson, Sr.

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1844

Jacob Blair was admitted to the bar

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1861

Jacob Blair was an ardent Unionist when the Civil War broke out

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1862

Jacob Blair and his two congressional colleagues met at the White House to discuss West Virginia admission into the Union with President Lincoln

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1868

Jacob Blair was appointed minister to Costa Rica

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Feb 12, 1901

Jacob Blair died


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