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John Wayles Eppes
Birth: Apr. 19, 1773
Chesterfield County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 1823
Curdsville
Buckingham County
Virginia, USA

U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senator. The son-in-law of Thomas Jefferson, he attended the University of Pennsylvania, graduated from Hampden-Sydney College Virginia, in 1786, studied law, admitted to the bar in 1794 and commenced to practice law in Richmond, Virginia. He was a member of the Virginia State House of Delegates, (1801-03), elected as a Democratic Republican to the Eighth Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving (1803-11). In 1813, he was elected as a Democratic Republican to the Thirteenth Congress, serving until 1815. In 1817, he was elected to the United States Senate, serving until 1819, when he resigned because of ill health. He then retired to his estate, until his death at age 50. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Eppes (1747 - 1808)
  Elizabeth Wayles Eppes (1752 - 1810)
 
 Spouse:
  Maria Jefferson Eppes (1778 - 1804)
 
 Children:
  Francis Wayles Eppes (1801 - 1881)*
  Maria Jefferson Eppes (1804 - 1804)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wayles Eppes (1773 - 1823)
  Lucy Eppes Thweatt (1786 - 1860)*
  Mary Eppes Thweatt (1788 - 1860)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eppes Family Cemetery
Curdsville
Buckingham County
Virginia, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Jan 16, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8284066
John Wayles Eppes
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- Charlotte Ann Price
 Added: Apr. 6, 2017
John Wayles Eppes
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Sep. 9, 2016
Rest in peace.
- Ninevin
 Added: Feb. 14, 2016
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