Hiram Rhodes Revels

Hiram Rhodes Revels

U.S. Senate: 1870-1871
Mississippi Secretary of State: 1872-1873

Born: September 27, 1827 in Fayetteville, NC
Died: January 16, 1901 in Aberdeen, MS

Because Hiram Revels is already well-known and well-documented, I’m placing a lower priority on researching him, instead focusing on lesser-researched figures.

Wikipedia: Hiram Rhodes Revels

Vicksburg Journal, September 10, 1865
Vardaman’s Weekly, June 20, 1908
Revels Gravesite
Revels family gravesite, 2021