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John Hervey Crozier
Birth: Feb. 10, 1812
Death: Oct. 25, 1889

U.S. Congressman. Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, he graduated from East Tennessee College in 1829, was admitted to the bar and practiced law in Knoxville. He was appointed Knox County Attorney General in 1835 and was a member of the Tennessee State House of Representatives, (1837-39). In 1845, he was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-ninth and Thirtieth Congresses, serving until 1849. During the Civil War, he was affiliated with the Democratic Party, supported the Confederate States secession and wrote newspaper editorials about the war issues. He retired from public life after the war and engaged in literary pursuits until his death at age 77 in Knoxville, Tennessee. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Crozier (1769 - 1838)
  Hannah Barton Crozier (1779 - 1838)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Williams Crozier (1822 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  Ethelrod W Crozier (1842 - 1902)*
  Cornelia Crozier (1844 - 1911)*
  John Hervey Crozier (1846 - 1901)*
  Lizzie Crozier French (1851 - 1926)*
  Lucy Graham Crozier (1856 - 1930)*
  Mary Humes Crozier (1858 - 1938)*
  Anna Kate Crozier (1864 - 1927)*
 
 Siblings:
  Arthur Ramsey Crozier*
  Elizabeth Jane Crozier Deaderick (1804 - 1887)**
  Arthur Ramsey Crozier (1809 - 1899)*
  John Hervey Crozier (1812 - 1889)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Old Gray Cemetery
Knoxville
Knox County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 28, 2003
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