William Alexander Richardson

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  1. "Our Campaigns - IL Governor Race - Nov 04, 1856". www.ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved March 5, 2021.

Sources

  1. "Richardson, William Alexander". The Political Graveyard . Retrieved January 10, 2006.
  2. "Richardson, William Alexander". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress . Retrieved January 10, 2006.
William Alexander Richardson
William Alexander Richardson - Brady-Handy.jpg
United States Senator
from Illinois
In office
January 12, 1863 March 3, 1865
Party political offices
Preceded by Democratic nominee for Governor of Illinois
1856
Succeeded by
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the  U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 5th congressional district

1847–1856
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by
Mark W. Izard
Territorial Governor
Thomas B. Cuming
Acting Territorial Governor
Territorial Governor of Nebraska
January 12, 1858 – December 5, 1858
Succeeded by
J. Sterling Morton
Acting Territorial Governor
Samuel W. Black
Territorial Governor
U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by Member of the  U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 5th congressional district

1861–1863
Succeeded by
U.S. Senate
Preceded by U.S. senator (Class 2) from Illinois
January 12, 1863 – March 3, 1865
Served alongside: Lyman Trumbull
Succeeded by