David Barton

David Barton

Birth
Greeneville, Greene County, Tennessee, USA
Death 28 Sep 1837 (aged 53)
Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, USA
Burial Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, USA
Plot section in front of cem. office
Memorial ID 6064373 · View Source
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U.S. Senator. He studied law, was admitted to bar, then moved to the Territory of Missouri in 1809 and was a member of the region Barton Mounted Rangers in 1812. He was Attorney General of the Missouri Territory in 1813, the first circuit judge of Howard County, (1815-16) and a member of the Missouri Territorial House of Representatives, (1818-20). Upon the admission of Missouri as a State into the Union, he was elected as a Democratic Republican, later as a Adams-Clay Republican, to the United States Senate, reelected as an Adams Democrat, serving (1821-31). An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he served in the Missouri State Senate, (1834-35).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 4 Jan 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6064373
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Barton (14 Dec 1783–28 Sep 1837), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6064373, citing Walnut Grove Cemetery, Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .