Polk, James Knox (17951849)

Polk, James Knox, eleventh President of the United States, of Irish descent; admitted to the bar in 1820, entered Congress in 1825, became President in 1844, his term of office having been signalised by the annexation of Texas and California (17951849).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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