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Thomas Mann Randolph

Governor of Virginia , congressman

Thomas Mann Randolph, American governor of Virginia, congressman. member Virginia Senate, 1793-1794; member United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 7th-9th congresses, 1803-1807; member Virginia House of Delegates, 1819, 20, 23-25.

Background

Randolph, Thomas Mann was born on October 1, 1768 in Tuckahoe, Virginia, United States. Son of Thomas Mann and Anne (Cary) Randolph.

Education

Attended College William and Mary, U: Edinburgh (Scotland), 1785-1788.

Career

Thomas Jefferson), February 23, 1790, 10 children including Thomas Jefferson, George Wythe. Claimed to have originated practice of transverse rather than horizontal plowing on hillsides. Member Virginia Senate, 1793-1794.

Member United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 7th-9th congresses, 1803-1807. Colonel 1st light corps of 20th United States Infantry, 1812. Member Virginia House of Delegates, 1819, 20, 23-25.

Governor Virginia, 1819-1822. Noted botanist.

Membership

Member Virginia Senate, 1793-1794. Member United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 7th-9th congresses, 1803-1807. Member Virginia House of Delegates, 1819, 20, 23-25.

Connections

Married Martha Jefferson (daughter.

father:
Thomas Mann Randolph

mother:
Anne (Cary) Randolph

spouse:
Martha Jefferson