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David Holmes

David Holmes, American senator, governor of Mississippi. member United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 5th-10th congresses, 1797-1809; member United States Senate from Mississippi, August 30, 1820-September 25, 1825.

Background

  • Holmes, David was born on March 10, 1769 in York County, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph and Rebecca (Hunter) H. Admitted to Virginia bar, 1791.

  • Career

    • Delegate Mississippi Constl.

    Membership

    Member United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 5th-10th congresses, 1797-1809. Member United States Senate from Mississippi, August 30, 1820-September 25, 1825.

    Connections

    • father: Joseph Admitted
    • mother: Rebecca (Hunter) H. Admitted
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    Died August 20, 1832
    (aged 63)
    Nationality