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|4th President of Texas|
December 9, 1844 – February 19, 1846
|Vice President||Kenneth L. Anderson (1844–1845)
|Preceded by||Sam Houston|
|Succeeded by||Office abolished|
January 20, 1798|
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
|Died||January 9, 1858
Anson Jones (January 20, 1798 – January 9, 1858) was an American doctor, businessperson and politician. He was the fourth and last President of the Republic of Texas. He was sometimes called the "Architect of Annexation".
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Anson Jones House, now in Washington-on-the-Brazos, Texas
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