Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Blacks in:
 • Mount Hebron Cemetery
 • Winchester
 • Winchester City
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Advertisement
John Black
Birth: Aug. 11, 1800
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1854
Winchester
Winchester City
Virginia, USA

U.S. Senator. He was a lawyer in practice in Louisiana, when he moved to Winchester, Mississippi and opened a legal firm. He was elected judge of the fourth circuit and Supreme Court, serving (1826-32). In 1832, he was appointed as a Jacksonian to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Powhatan Ellis, reelected as a Whig in 1833 and served until he resigned in 1838. After leaving the Senate, he practiced law, later moved to Virginia and operated sugar plantations until his death at age 54. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Mount Hebron Cemetery
Winchester
Winchester City
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 14, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7685679
John Black
Added by: Creative Commons
 
John Black
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Cheryl Abbott
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Sarah Quinn
 Added: May. 31, 2014

- Donna Lee Wall
 Added: Aug. 29, 2012

- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Nov. 12, 2009
There are 7 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.0 after 14 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service