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John Wayles Eppes

senator , congressman

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