Toombs
biographical name Robert Augustus 1810-1885 American politician

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  • Toombs — Robert Augustus Toombs (1810–1885) Robert Augustus Toombs (* 2. Juli 1810 in Washington, Georgia; † 15. Dezember 1885 ebenda) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und Brigadegeneral der Konföderierten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Toombs — Sp Tùmsas Ap Toombs L JAV apyg. (Džordžija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Toombs — /toohmz/, n. Robert, 1810 85, U.S. lawyer, orator, and Confederate statesman and army officer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Toombs — This interesting surname is a patronymic from Thomas , which itself was a popular medieval personal name of biblical origin, which has been adopted from an Aramaic byname meaning twin , borne by one of Christ s, disciples in the bible, best known …   Surnames reference

  • Toombs — /toohmz/, n. Robert, 1810 85, U.S. lawyer, orator, and Confederate statesman and army officer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Toombs County — Verwaltung US Bundesstaat: Georgia Verwaltungssitz: Lyons Adresse des Verwaltungssitzes: Toombs County Administration P.O. Box 112 Lyons, Georgia, 30436 0112 Gründung: 18. August 1905 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Toombs, Robert A — ▪ American politician born , July 2, 1810, Wilkes County, Ga., U.S. died Dec. 15, 1885, Washington, Ga.  American Southern antebellum politician who turned ardently secessionist, served briefly as Confederate secretary of state, and later sought… …   Universalium

  • Toombs County, Georgia — Infobox U.S. County county = Toombs County state = Georgia founded year = 1905 founded date = August 18 seat wl = Lyons largest city wl = area total sq mi = 369 area total km2 = 955 area land sq mi = 367 area land km2 = 950 area water sq mi = 2… …   Wikipedia

  • Toombs County — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Toombs County Country and Admin Code US.GA.279 US …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • Toombs, Robert A(ugustus) — born , July 2, 1810, Wilkes county, Ga., U.S. died Dec. 15, 1885, Washington, Ga. U.S. politician. He was a plantation owner and a lawyer. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives (1845–53) and the Senate (1853–61), but he resigned his… …   Universalium

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