John Claiborne

Brunswick County, Virginia, USA
Death 9 Oct 1808 (aged 30)
Brunswick County, Virginia, USA
Burial Dinwiddie, Dinwiddie County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 28541135 · View Source
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US Congressman. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania's medical school in 1798 and became a physician. In 1804 he was elected to the US House of Representatives as a Democratic-Republican. He was reelected in 1806 and served from March, 1805 until his death. He was the son of Congressman Thomas Claiborne, the brother of Congressman Thomas Claiborne, and the cousin of House members Nathaniel H. and J.F.H. Claiborne, Governor William C.C. Claiborne and General Ferdinand L. Claiborne.

Bio by: Bill McKern

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Claiborne (26 Jan 1778–9 Oct 1808), Find a Grave Memorial no. 28541135, citing Jarratt Family Cemetery, Dinwiddie, Dinwiddie County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .