Josiah Abigail Patterson Campbell

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Josiah Abigail Patterson Campbell (March 2, 1830 – January 10, 1917) was an American politician. He served as a member of the Provisional C.S. Congress from Mississippi, 1861 to 1862.

Early life and career[edit]

Campbell was born in Camden, South Carolina. He moved to Mississippi and served in the state legislature in 1851 and 1859. He was a President pro tempore of the Provisional C.S. Congress in 1861 and 1862, a colonel in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War, and the Chief Justice of the Mississippi Supreme Court from 1891 to 1894.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Robert Barnwell
President pro tempore of the Confederate Congress Succeeded by
none