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John Wayles Eppes

John Wayles Eppes, American senator, congressman. member Virginia House of Delegates, 1801-1803; member United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 8th-11th, 13th congresses, 1803-1811, 13-15; member United States Senate from Virginia, 1817-1819.

Background

  • Eppes, John Wayles was born on April 7, 1773 in City Point, Virginia, United States. Son of Francis and Elizabeth (Wayles) Eppes.

  • Education

    • At least 5 children including Francis.

    Membership

    Member Virginia House of Delegates, 1801-1803. Member United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 8th-11th, 13th congresses, 1803-1811, 13-15. Member United States Senate from Virginia, 1817-1819.

    Connections

    • Married Maria Jefferson, October 13, 1797. Married second, Martha Jones, April.
    • father: Francis Eppes
    • mother: Elizabeth (Wayles) Eppes
    • spouses: Maria Jefferson
    • Martha Jones
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    Born April 7, 1773
    Died September 15, 1823
    (aged 50)
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