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Francis Everard Rives
Birth: Jan. 14, 1792
Prince George County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1861
Petersburg
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA

US Congressman. He engaged in the building and management of railways in Virginia, North Carolina, was a member of the Virginia State House of Delegates (1821-31) and served in the Virginia State Senate, (1831-36, 1848-51). In 1837, he was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth Congresses, serving until 1841. He declined to be a candidate for re-nomination, returned to his former business interest and was Mayor of Petersburg, Virginia, (1847-48). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Eliza Jane Pegram Rives (1802 - 1874)*
 
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Blandford Cemetery
Petersburg
Petersburg City
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 10, 2003
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Francis Everard Rives
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