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Gen James Mitchell Varnum
Birth: Dec. 17, 1748
Dracut
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1789
Marietta
Washington County
Ohio, USA

Continental Congressman. A 1769 graduate of Brown University, he took up the law profession following graduation. He gave five years of military service during the Revolutionary War, and ended with the rank of Brigadier General. He was a delegate from Rhode Island in the Continental Congress from 1780 to 1781 and again in 1787. In 1787 he was appointed as a judge on the United States Supreme Court of the Northwest Territory, at which time he moved to Marietta, Ohio and died not long afterwards. He was the brother of Massachusetts Congressman and Senator Joseph Bradley Varnum(bio by: Jen Snoots) 
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Marietta
Washington County
Ohio, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Aug 29, 2006
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Gen James Mitchell Varnum
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