George H. Proffit - People - Department History
George H. Proffit (1807–1847)
State of Residence: Indiana
- Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary (Brazil)
Appointed: June 7, 1843
Presentation of Credentials: December 11, 1843
Termination of Mission: Presented recall on August 10, 1844
- Commissioned during a recess of the Senate; nomination later rejected by the Senate.