Christopher Greenup

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  1. The Biographical Directory of the United States Congress gives Greenup's place of birth as Westmoreland County, Virginia
  2. Hopkins states that Greenup's will included six children two sons and four daughters

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Christopher Greenup
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Christopher Greenup as Governor
3rd Governor of Kentucky
In office
September 5, 1804 September 1, 1808
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
District created
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Kentucky's 1st congressional district

Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Governor of Kentucky
Succeeded by
Preceded by Secretary of State of Kentucky
Succeeded by
Martin D. Hardin