Albert Gallatin Hawes


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Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia, USA
Death 14 Mar 1849 (aged 44)
Yelvington, Daviess County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Yelvington, Daviess County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 39256467 View Source

US Congressman. He moved to Kentucky from Virginia in 1810 with his parents, who settled near Lexington. After studying at Transylvania University in Lexington, he settled near Hawesville, where he engaged in agricultural pursuits. Elected as a Jacksonian Democrat to Congress in 1830, he served three terms, from 1831 to 1837. He returned to Kentucky, settling near Yelvington, where he continued his agriculatural pursuits until his death at 44 in 1849. His brother, Richard Hawes, was also a Congressman from Kentucky.

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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 9 Jul 2009
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Gallatin Hawes (1 Apr 1804–14 Mar 1849), Find a Grave Memorial ID 39256467, citing Hawes-Taylor Cemetery, Yelvington, Daviess County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .