John Strode Barbour

John Strode Barbour

Birth
Brandy Station, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA
Death 12 Jan 1855 (aged 64)
Brandy Station, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA
Burial Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 45668713 · View Source
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US Congressman. An 1808 graduate of the College of William and Mary, he studied law, was admitted to the bar, and established a practice in Culpeper County, Virginia. He served as an aide-de-camp in the War of 1812, and was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. Elected as a Jacksonian Democrat to the House of Representatives, he served five terms, from 1823 to 1833. He was a member of the Virginia constitutional conventions in 1829 and 1830. After leaving Congress in 1833, he returned to his legal practice. He died at his estate, Fleetwood, in Culpeper County. He was the father of Senator John Strode Barbour, Jr.

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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 21 Dec 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 45668713
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Strode Barbour (8 Aug 1790–12 Jan 1855), Find a Grave Memorial no. 45668713, citing Fairview Cemetery, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .