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John Goode, American lawyer. member Virginia house of delegates, 1852-1863 and 1866-1867; member Virginia (secession) Convention, 1861; Member of the United States Congress, 1875-1881; member Chilean Claims Commission, 1893-1894.

Background

Goode, John was born on May 27, 1829 in Bedford County, Virginia, United States. Son of John and Ann M. Goode.

Education

Graduate Emory and Henry College, Va.

Career

Practiced law in Washington. Lecturer on criminal law, National Law U. Member Democratic National Committee, 8 years.

Member of the board of visitors, William and Mary College, University of Virginia, and Virginia Agricultural and Mech College. President Virginia Constitutional Convention, 1901-1902.

Membership

Member Virginia house of delegates, 1852-1863 and 1866-1867. Member Virginia (secession) Convention, 1861. Member of the United States Congress, 1875-1881.

Member Chilean Claims Commission, 1893-1894.

Connections

father:
John Goode

mother:
Ann M. Goode