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Benjamin Watkins Leigh
Birth: Jun. 18, 1781
Chesterfield County, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1849
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

US Senator. Elected as a Senator from Virginia to the United States Senate, serving from 1834 to 1836. He fought in the War of 1812, and prepared the revised Code of Virginia in 1810. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Susanna Colston Leigh (1792 - ____)*
  Julia Wickham Leigh (1801 - 1883)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Susan Selden Leigh Robinson (1816 - 1900)*
  Benjamin Watkins Leigh (1831 - 1863)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Nov 25, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6953448
Benjamin Watkins Leigh
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Benjamin Watkins Leigh
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Benjamin Watkins Leigh
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War of 1812
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 20, 2014

- Amanda Bishop Burns
 Added: Sep. 26, 2013
In memory of Benjamin Watkins Leigh and in gratitude for his service in the War of 1812.
- Georgia Girl
 Added: Jul. 17, 2013
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