Elisha Edward Meredith

Elisha Edward Meredith

Birth
Sumter County, Alabama, USA
Death 29 Jul 1900 (aged 51)
Manassas, Manassas City, Virginia, USA
Burial Manassas, Manassas City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 21943608 · View Source
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US Congressman. After attending Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, he studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1869. He was prosecuting attorney for Prince William County, Virginia, and served in the Virginia State Senate. He was elected as a Democrat to Congress in 1891 to fill the vacancy caused by the death of William Henry Fitzhugh Lee. Reelected twice, he served from 1891 to 1897. He returned to Manassas, Virginia, where he resumed his legal career.

Bio by: Garver Graver



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"An honest mans is the noblest work of God. He sleepeth well"


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  • Added: 3 Oct 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 21943608
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elisha Edward Meredith (26 Dec 1848–29 Jul 1900), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21943608, citing Manassas Cemetery, Confederate Section, Manassas, Manassas City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .