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Charles Clement Johnston
Birth: Apr. 30, 1795
Death: Jun. 17, 1832

US Congressman. Elected as a Jacksonian to represent Virginia's 22nd District in the US House of Representatives, he served from 1831 until his death. This marked his only time in public office. Johnston was born at Longwood near Farmville, Virginia, and was educated at home. He was admitted to the bar in 1818 and practiced law in Abingdon for a dozen years prior to his election to Congress. Johnston drowned in an accident near the docks at Alexandria, Virginia; he was 37. Interment was at Congressional Cemetery in Washington, DC. He was the brother of Civil War Confederate General Joseph Eggleston Johnston, and uncle of US Senator John Warfield Johnston(bio by: Bobb Edwards) 
 
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  Eliza Mary Johnson Hughes (1825 - 1909)*
 
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Burial:
Congressional Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Range 29, Site 48
 
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Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Dec 03, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6984094
Charles Clement Johnston
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