|Birth: ||Sep. 22, 1770|
|Death: ||Feb. 3, 1837|
Merchant, Bank of Virginia Director, Canal Commissioner, Mary Washington Monument Commissioner, Railroad Commissioner, Refuse Inspector, steamline Director, Nuisance Inspector, shipping Agent, Temperance Society organizer/officer, Director of Bible Society.
Married twice: Susannah Brooke in 1799, with whom he fathered James (Comyn) Cumming, Edmund Brooke, Douglas, and Horatio Penrose; Elizabeth Brayne Maury in September 1816, with whom he fathered Siffrein Maury, Roslyn (Comyn) Cumming, Alexander Fridge, Mildred Jane, Isabella Roberts, and Lachlan (Comyn) Cumming (later a chaplain in the C.S.A. "Stonewall Brigade").
Sadly, 2 daughters preceded him in death: Mildred Jane and Isabella Roberts, who died within 3 days of each other in 1831 during an epidemic which killed several children in Fredericksburg.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Susannah Brooke Vass (____ - 1816)*
Elizabeth Brayne Maury Vass (1785 - 1879)*
Douglas Vass (1805 - 1855)*
Mildred Jane Vass (1824 - 1831)*
Isabella Roberts Vass (1828 - 1831)*
Maintained by: BigFrench
Originally Created by: PL
Record added: May 18, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5004890
Rest in peace...|
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