Breckinridge, John (1760-1806)

Breckinridge, John (1760-1806)
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 Breckinridge Family

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As a lawyer, John Breckinridge helped frame the Kentucky Constitution. He served as attorney general of the United States under Jefferson and was president of the Democratic Society. Having moved to Kentucky in the late 1780s, Breckinridge set a precedent for a long-standing leadership role taken by the Breckinridge family.

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