POINDEXTER, George, 1779-1853



Courtesy U.S. Senate Historical Office

Extended Bibliography

Allen, William C. “Senators Poindexter, Davis, and Stennis: Three Mississippians in the History of the United States Capitol." Journal of Mississippi History 65 (2003): 191-214.

Biographical Sketch of the Honorable George Poindexter. Washington: D. Green, 1835.

Cockrell, Thomas D. “United States Senators and Representatives from Mississippi, 1828-1836: An Introduction.” Journal of Mississippi History 49 (February 1987): 35-48.

Coleman, James P. “Two Irascible Antebellum Senators: George Poindexter and Henry S. Foote.” Journal of Mississippi History 46 (February 1984): 17-27.

Miles, Edwin A. “Andrew Jackson and Senator George Poindexter.” Journal of Southern History 24 (February 1958): 51-66.

Rohrs, Richard C. “Partisan Politics and the Attempted Assassination of Andrew Jackson.” Journal of the Early Republic 1 (Summer 1981): 149-63.

Smith, Suanna. “George Poindexter: A Political Biography.” Ph.D. dissertation, University of Southern Mississippi, 1980.

Swearingen, Mack. The Early Life of George Poindexter. New Orleans: Tulane University Press, 1934.