William Armstrong

William Armstrong

Birth
Lisburn, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Death 10 May 1865 (aged 82)
Romney, Hampshire County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Romney, Hampshire County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 7610615 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. Born in Lisburn, Ireland, he immigrated to the United States in 1792, with his parents and settled in Virginia. He studied law in Winchester, was a United States tax collector, (1818-19) and a member of the Virginia State House of Delegates, (1822-23). In 1825, he was Twentieth Congresses and as an Anti-Jacksonian to the Twenty-first and Twenty-second Congresses, serving until 1833. After his term, he was a tavern owner until his death at age 82 in Romney, West Virginia.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 23 Jun 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7610615
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Armstrong (23 Dec 1782–10 May 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7610615, citing Indian Mound Cemetery, Romney, Hampshire County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .