Thomas S. Bocock

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  1. Marvel, William (February 12, 2008). A Place Called Appomattox. Southern Illinois University Press. ISBN   9780809328314.
  2. Charles F. Ritter and Jon Vakelyn, Leaders of the American Civil War: A Biographical and Historiographical Dictionary (Routledge, 2014) available on Google books
  3. Nathaniel R. Featherston, Appomattox County: History and Genealogy (Genealogical Publishing Company, 2009 at p. 114
  4. Featherston p. 114
  5. "Thomas S. Bocock". waymarking.com. Retrieved April 25, 2018.
  6. Remaking Virginia: Transformation through Emancipation. Exhibit at Library of Virginia beginning July 6, 2015
  7. Wakelyn (page numbering omitted in excerpt

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Thomas S. Bocock
Thomas S. Bocock (cropped).jpg
Official portrait, c. 1857
Speaker of the
Confederate States House of Representatives
In office
February 18, 1862 May 10, 1865
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia's 4th congressional district

1847–1853
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia's 5th congressional district

1853–1861
Succeeded by
Confederate States House of Representatives
New constituency Member of the C.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia's 5th congressional district

1862–1865
Constituency abolished
Political offices
Preceded byas President of the Provisional Confederate States Congress Speaker of the Confederate States House of Representatives
1862–1865
Position abolished
Notes and references
1. Because of Virginia's secession, the House seat was vacant for almost nine years before Ridgway succeeded Bocock.