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William Armstrong
Birth: Dec. 23, 1782
Death: May 10, 1865

U.S. Congressman. Born in Lisburn, Ireland, he immigrated to the United States in 1792, with his parents and settled in Virginia. He studied law in Winchester, was a United States tax collector, (1818-19) and a member of the Virginia State House of Delegates, (1822-23). In 1825, he was Twentieth Congresses and as an Anti-Jacksonian to the Twenty-first and Twenty-second Congresses, serving until 1833. After his term, he was a tavern owner until his death at age 82 in Romney, West Virginia. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Ann McCarty Armstrong (1786 - 1843)*
  Jane Baxter Armstrong Armstrong (1799 - 1874)*
 
 Children:
  Eliza Jane Armstrong Gibson (1804 - 1847)*
  William James Armstrong (1813 - 1847)*
  Edward McCarty Armstrong (1816 - 1890)*
  James Dillon Armstrong (1821 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Indian Mound Cemetery
Romney
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7610615
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Rest in Peace.
- Julian Armstrong
 Added: Apr. 14, 2016

- R I P
 Added: May. 10, 2015

- Åke Frisk
 Added: Dec. 23, 2013
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