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Allan Bowie Magruder (1775 – April 16, 1822) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. Born in Kentucky in 1775, he attended the common schools, pursued an academic course, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1796 and practiced in Lexington, Kentucky. He moved to Louisiana to practice law. He was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives.

Magruder was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the U.S. Senate and served from September 3, 1812, to March 3, 1813; he resumed the practice of law and died in Opelousas, Louisiana in 1822.


United States Senate
Preceded by
United States Senator (Class 3) from Louisiana
Served alongside: Jean N. Destréhan, Thomas Posey, James Brown
Succeeded by
Eligius Fromentin


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