Philip Phillips

Philip Phillips

Birth
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Death 14 Jan 1884 (aged 76)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA
Plot Lot 1701
Memorial ID 6897587 · View Source
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US Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1828. He was a member of the South Carolina State House of Representatives, (1833-34, 1844-51) and delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1852. In 1853, he was elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-third Congress, serving until 1855. Declining to be a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law in Washington, D.C., until his death at age 76.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 31 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6897587
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Philip Phillips (13 Dec 1807–14 Jan 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6897587, citing Laurel Grove Cemetery (North), Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .