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George Hancock
Birth: Jun. 13, 1754
Death: Jul. 18, 1820
Shawsville
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA

U.S. Congressman. He was a colonel in the Virginia Line during the Revolutionary War and aide-de-camp to Count Casimir Pulaski. Having passed the bar in 1774, he would practice law in Powhatan and Botetourt Counties following the war. He was elected to Congress as a Federalist and served from 1793 to 1797. He returned to Virginia and established an elegant estate, "Fotheringay", in Montgomery County, where he died. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Strother Hancock (1763 - 1834)*
 
 Children:
  Caroline Hancock Preston (1785 - 1847)*
  John Strother Hancock (1787 - 1795)*
  Julia Hancock Clark (1791 - 1820)*
  George Hancock (1798 - 1875)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fotheringay Cemetery
Shawsville
Montgomery County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Stone vault built on the mountainside of his estate [unmarked]
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jun 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53829798
George Hancock
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George Hancock
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