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  • ID: I232005
  • Name: Thomas CLAIBORNE , Jr.
  • RELA: 9th cousin 8x removed
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 17 MAY 1780 in Brunswick Co., VA
  • Event: Elected U.S. Representative from Tennessee BET 4 MAR 1817 AND 3 MAR 1819
  • Death: 7 JAN 1856 in Nashville, Davidson Co., TN
  • Occupation: Lawyer
  • Note:
    CLAIBORNE, Thomas, (son of Thomas Claiborne [1749-1812] and brother of John Claiborne), a Representative from Tennessee; born near Petersburg, Brunswick County, Va., May 17, 1780; attended the common schools in Virginia; served as major on the staff of Gen. Andrew Jackson in the Creek War; studied law; was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Nashville, Tenn., in 1807; served for some years in the general assembly of Tennessee; elected as a Republican to the Fifteenth Congress (March 4, 1817-March 3, 1819); resumed the practice of law in Nashville, where he died January 7, 1856; interment in Nashville City Cemetery.
    --- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

    Father: Thomas CLAIBORNE b: 1 FEB 1749 in Brunswick Co., VA

    Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown
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