Thomas Seay

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  1. "Confederate Veteran". II. 1894: 259.{{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  2. Seay, Thomas J. "Alabama Civil War Service Database". Alabama Department of Archives and History. Retrieved March 4, 2020.
  3. "Thomas Seay (1886-90)". Auburn University. Retrieved November 19, 2017.
  4. "National Register of Historic Places". National Park Service. Retrieved November 19, 2017.

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Thomas Seay
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27th Governor of Alabama
In office
December 1, 1886 December 1, 1890
Party political offices
Preceded by Democratic nominee for Governor of Alabama
1886, 1888
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Governor of Alabama
1886–1890
Succeeded by

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