Statistics for occurrence #1 of “William Preston” in chapter 20 of Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States.:

.... Mr. Guthrie had renounced his place with them, and was openly acting with the unconditional submissionists. The Governor, Magoffin, was unequal to the difficulties by which he was surrounded. William Preston was absent, as minister to Spain. Humphrey Marshall, and some other men of ability, were hampered by their positions in Congress. Under the circumstances, the situation seemed more in the hand...

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William Preston 716 78 80 10 0 user votes
William Preston Johnston 838 445 84 3 0 user votes
William Preston Cabell 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
William Preston Anderson 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
William Preston Stapp 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
William Preston Johnson 2 0 2 0 0 user votes
William Preston Mangum 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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