Jefferson Davis
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Lord Protector of the Confederate States of America
In office
February 22, 1862 – May 10, 1865
Provisional: February 18, 1861 – February 22, 1862
President Alexander H. Stephens
Preceded by Position established
Edward I as monarch
Succeeded by Position abolished
Edward I as monarch
Personal details
Born Jefferson F. Davis
June 3, 1807/1808
Fairview, Kentucky, U.S.
Died December 6, 1889 (aged 81 or 82)
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Styles of
Jefferson Davis,
Lord Protector of the Confederacy
Seal of the Confederate States of America
Reference style His Highness
Spoken style Your Highness
Alternative style Sir