Dorr's Rebellion

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Dorr's Rebellion:

see Dorr, Thomas WilsonDorr, Thomas Wilson,
1805–54, leader of Dorr's Rebellion (1842) in Rhode Island, b. Providence. After studying law under Chancellor Kent in New York he practiced in Providence.
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