Thomas S. Bocock

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  1. Congress slaveowners, The Washington Post, July 19, 2022, retrieved July 24, 2022
  2. Marvel, William (February 12, 2008). A Place Called Appomattox. Southern Illinois University Press. ISBN   9780809328314 . Retrieved April 25, 2018 via Google Books.
  3. Charles F. Ritter and Jon Vakelyn, Leaders of the American Civil War: A Biographical and Historiographical Dictionary (Routledge, 2014) available on Google books
  4. Nathaniel R. Featherston, Appomattox County: History and Genealogy (Genealogical Publishing Company, 2009 at p. 114
  5. Featherston p. 114
  6. "Thomas S. Bocock - Virginia Historical Markers on". Retrieved April 25, 2018.
  7. Remaking Virginia: Transformation through Emancipation. Exhibit at Library of Virginia beginning July 6, 2015
  8. Wakelyn (page numbering omitted in excerpt

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Thomas Bocock
Thomas Bocock.jpg
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

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

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

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