George Goldthwaite

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The Honorable
George Goldthwaite
George Goldthwaite.jpg
United States Senator
from Alabama
In office
March 4, 1871 – March 4, 1877
Preceded by Willard Warner
Succeeded by John T. Morgan
Personal details
Born (1809-12-10)December 10, 1809
Boston, Massachusetts
Died March 16, 1879(1879-03-16) (aged 69)
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Political party Democratic
Relations George G. Siebels, Jr. (great-grandson)
Alfred Goldthwaite

George Goldthwaite (December 10, 1809 – March 16, 1879) was a U.S. senator from the state of Alabama. He served in the Senate from March 4, 1871 to March 4, 1877, and did not run for reelection.

He was a native of Boston, Massachusetts. A great-grandson, George G. Siebels, Jr., was a 20th-century mayor of Birmingham and a member of the Alabama House of Representatives. Another descendant, Alfred Goldthwaite, was a state representative from Montgomery and a state chairman of the Alabama Republican Party.

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United States Senate
Preceded by
Willard Warner
U.S. Senator (Class 2) from Alabama
Served alongside: George E. Spencer
Succeeded by
John T. Morgan
Legal offices
Preceded by
William P. Chilton
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Alabama
Succeeded by
Samuel F. Rice