Thomas Sherwood Haymond

Thomas Sherwood Haymond

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 5 Apr 1869 (aged 75)
Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, USA
Burial Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, USA
Plot Palatine/Haymond Cemetery, on a big bank almost at the Maple Grove Cemetery exit
Memorial ID 6907784 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He attended the College of William and Mary Virginia and served as a Private in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812. After the war, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1815 and commenced to practice law in Morgantown, Virginia. He was president of the Marion County Court in 1842 and was elected as a Whig to the Thirty-first Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Alexander Newman, serving (1849-51). He also was a Brigadier General of the Virginia State Militia and served as a Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 5 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6907784
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Sherwood Haymond (15 Jan 1794–5 Apr 1869), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6907784, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Fairmont, Marion County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .