John Franklin Rixey

John Franklin Rixey

Birth
Rixeyville, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA
Death 9 Feb 1907 (aged 52)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, USA
Burial Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 8080066 · View Source
Suggest Edits

US Congressman. After attending the University of Virginia, he studied law, passed the bar, and established a legal practice in Culpeper Virginia. He was Commonwealth attorney for Culpeper County from 1879 to 1891. Elected to Congress as a Democrat in 1896, he served from 1897, until his death in Washington, D.C. in 1907. Before his death, he had been reelected to his sixth term.

Bio by: Garver Graver



Advertisement

Plan a visit to Fairview Cemetery?

Advertisement

Advertisement

How famous was John Franklin Rixey?

Current rating:

12 votes

Sign-in to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: PL
  • Added: 12 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8080066
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Franklin Rixey (1 Aug 1854–9 Feb 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8080066, citing Fairview Cemetery, Culpeper, Culpeper County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .