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John Floyd
Birth: Apr. 24, 1783
Death: Aug. 17, 1837

US Congressman, Virginia Governor. Served in the War of 1812 as a Major and surgeon in the Virginia Militia. Elected to represent two different Virginia Districts in the United States House of Representatives (5th District from 1817 to 1821, 20th District from 1821 to 1829) serving from 1817 to 1829. Served as Governor of Virginia from 1830 to 1834. In 1832 he ran for President, receiving 11 Electoral Votes, and carrying the state of South Carolina. His father was Revolutionary War Militia officer and Frontiersman John Floyd, and his son was Virginia Governor and Civil War Confederate General John Buchanan Floyd(bio by: Russ Dodge) 
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  John Floyd (1750 - 1783)
  Jane Buchanan Floyd Breckinridge (1759 - 1812)
  Letitia Preston Floyd (1779 - 1852)*
  John Buchanan Floyd (1806 - 1863)*
  Letitia Preston Floyd Lewis (1814 - 1886)*
  Eliza Lavalette Floyd Holmes (1816 - 1887)*
  Nicketti Buchanan Floyd Johnston (1819 - 1908)*
  Mourning Burford Floyd Stewart (1769 - 1848)**
  George Rogers Clark Floyd (1779 - 1823)*
  John Floyd (1783 - 1837)
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Lewis Family Cemetery
Sweet Springs
Monroe County
West Virginia, USA [unmarked]
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Apr 24, 2003
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