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 Littleton Waller Tazewell

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Littleton Waller Tazewell

  • Birth 17 Dec 1774 Williamsburg, Williamsburg City, Virginia, USA
  • Death 6 May 1860 Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
  • Plot 2AE-L11
  • Memorial ID 6654609

US Congressman, US Senator, Virginia Governor. Elected to represent Virginia as an At-Large Delegate in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1800 to 1801. Elected as a Senator from Virginia to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator John Taylor, serving from 1824 to 1832. Served as Governor of Virginia from 1834 to 1836. Unsuccessfully ran for Vice-President of the United States in 1840.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 2 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6654609
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Littleton Waller Tazewell (17 Dec 1774–6 May 1860), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6654609, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .