Article by Candace L. Doriott in Genealogical Computing about the political side of ancestor's lives. Includes sources for discovering the political leanings of the plain folks and politicians in your family tree.
Gen. James Randolph Robertson is a significant historical personality. Andrew Jackson called him the Father of Tennessee for leading the perilous settlement, far beyond the then frontier, into the middle TN area.
For anyone with a genealogical interest in Oklahoma politicians including those in pre-statehood Territorial governments, post-statehood State government, and local governments during both of these periods. Archives: browse or search.