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 John White Brockenbrough

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John White Brockenbrough

  • Birth 23 Dec 1806 Hanover County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 20 Feb 1877 Lexington, Lexington City, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Lexington, Lexington City, Virginia, USA
  • Plot marker #4
  • Memorial ID 10821129

CSA Congressman, Educator. He was the founder of Washington and Lee Law School, and established the Lexington Law School in 1849. He became Judge of the United States District Court for Western District of Virginia, serving from 1846 to 1860, then served during the Civil War as a member of the Confederate Congress from 1861 to 1865.

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  • Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
  • Added: 20 Apr 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10821129
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John White Brockenbrough (23 Dec 1806–20 Feb 1877), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10821129, citing Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery, Lexington, Lexington City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .