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Thomas Bibb
Birth: May 8, 1782
Amelia County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1839
Mobile
Mobile County
Alabama, USA

Alabama Governor. Moving to Georgia with his family, he became a merchant and planter in 1811, then located to Mississippi Territory and moved to Huntsville, Alabama, in 1816. There he became a member of the Constitutional Convention, in 1819 and was president of the Alabama State Senate, in 1819. When his brother Alabama Governor William Wyatt Bibb died in office on July 10, 1820, he assumed the office as a Republican-Democrat the 2nd Governor of Alabama, on July 15, 1820, serving until November 25, 1821. While as Governor, acts were passed concerning the local municipal government, a state bank was authorized, the University of Alabama was chartered and a patrol system was implemented to help prevent the escape of slaves. Not seeking for reelection, he begin setting up the state bank and he stayed active in politics serving in the Alabama General Assembly, until his death at age 56. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Pamelia Thompson Bibb (1784 - 1854)*
 
 Children:
  David Porter Bibb (1814 - 1865)*
  Eliza P Bibb Hopkins (1821 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maple Hill Cemetery
Huntsville
Madison County
Alabama, USA
Plot: Block 5, Row 3
 
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Record added: May 06, 2003
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