Yancey served in the Alabama House of Representatives in 1841, the Alabama Senate in 1843, and the United States House of Representatives from 1844 to 1846. He was a delegate to the constitutional convention of 1861 (also known as the Secession Convention), and he was a member of the Confederate Senate from 1862 to 1863.
Date: ca. 1850
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History