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Hugh Lawson White
Birth: Oct. 30, 1773
Iredell County, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 1840
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA

US Congressman. He was elected as a Senator from Tennessee to the United States Senate, serving from 1825 to 1840. White County, Arkansas is named for him. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James White (1747 - 1821)
  Mary Lawson White (1742 - 1819)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Carrick White (1783 - 1831)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Andrew Carrick White (1799 - 1826)*
  Lucinda B. White (1807 - 1827)*
  Margaret Ann White Alexander (1809 - 1831)*
  Melinda White (1815 - 1830)*
  Hugh L. White (1818 - 1819)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret White McClung (1771 - 1827)*
  Hugh Lawson White (1773 - 1840)
  Moses White (1775 - 1830)*
  Andrew White (1779 - 1806)*
  Mary McConnell White Overton (1782 - 1862)*
  Cynthia Berry White Smith (1786 - 1855)*
  Melinda White Williams (1789 - 1838)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Oct 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8037500
Hugh Lawson White
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Hugh Lawson White
Added by: Dr. Bob Schneider
 
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Abraham Lincoln supported Hugh White for President in the election of 1836. Lincoln was running for state legislature in that election, and said in a campaign piece " “If alive on the first Monday in November, I shall vote for Hugh L. White for president....(Read more)
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 Added: Aug. 31, 2016
Rest In Peace 6th great cousin
- Michael Housley
 Added: Aug. 26, 2015
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- Mike Caldwell
 Added: Oct. 30, 2014
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