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Jacob Buehler Snider

Jacob Buehler Snider (17 June 1886 – 15 March 1966) was an American politician from Mississippi. Snider served as Mississippi's 23rd Lieutenant Governor from 1936 to 1940 under Governor Hugh L. White. He was both preceded and succeeded by Dennis Murphree.[1] In 1939, Snider unsuccessfully sought the Mississippi Democratic Party's nomination for Governor.[2]

Jacob Buehler Snider
23rd Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi
In office
January 26, 1936 – January 16, 1940
GovernorHugh L. White
Preceded byDennis Murphree
Succeeded byDennis Murphree
Personal details
Born(1886-06-17)June 17, 1886
Grenada, Mississippi, US
DiedMarch 15, 1966(1966-03-15) (aged 79)
Pascagoula, Mississippi, US
Political partyDemocratic
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/service United States Army
Years of service1916-1918
RankArmy-USA-OR-02.svg Private
Battles/warsWorld War I


  1. ^ "HISTORICAL AND STATISTICAL INFORMATION" (PDF). Secretary of State of Mississippi. Retrieved 17 September 2014.
  2. ^ "Mississippi race for Governor to attract big list". Woodville Republican. November 19, 1938. Retrieved 17 September 2014.
Political offices
Preceded by
Dennis Murphree
Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi
Succeeded by
Dennis Murphree