Abraham Watkins Venable

Abraham Watkins Venable

Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA
Death 24 Feb 1876 (aged 76)
Oxford, Granville County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Oxford, Granville County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 8060393 · View Source
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US Congressman, CSA Congressman. Venable served as a U.S. Representative from North Carolina from 1847 to 1853. During the Civil War, he served in the Confederate Congress from 1861 to 1864.

Bio by: Evening Blues


Son of S.W. & M.C. Venable of Springfield, Virginia
Born Oct 16, 1779
Died Feb 10, 1876
Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from henceforth: yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labors; for their works follow with them.



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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Abraham Watkins Venable (17 Oct 1799–24 Feb 1876), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8060393, citing Shiloh Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Oxford, Granville County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .