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Elisha Edward Meredith
Birth: Dec. 26, 1848
Death: Jul. 29, 1900

US Congressman. After attending Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, he studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1869. He was prosecuting attorney for Prince William County, Virginia, and served in the Virginia State Senate. He was elected as a Democrat to Congress in 1891 to fill the vacancy caused by the death of William Henry Fitzhugh Lee. Reelected twice, he served from 1891 to 1897. He returned to Manassas, Virginia, where he resumed his legal career. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
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 Children:
  William Payne Meredith (1878 - 1947)*
 
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Inscription:
"An honest mans is the noblest work of God. He sleepeth well"
 
Burial:
Manassas Cemetery, Confederate Section
Manassas
Manassas City
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MVC
Record added: Oct 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21943608
Elisha Edward Meredith
Added by: Garver Graver
 
Elisha Edward Meredith
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Elisha Edward Meredith
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