Dowling Family Genealogy

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  • ID: IG331732
  • Name: James JOHNSON
  • RELA: 13th cousin 6x removed
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 1 JAN 1774 in Orange Co., VA
  • Event: Elected Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Kentucky BET 4 MAR 1825 AND 13 AUG 1826
  • Death: 13 AUG 1826 in Washington, D.C.
  • Event: Pic James Johnson
  • Event: Link View on GeneaStar
  • Note:
    JOHNSON, James, (brother of Richard Mentor Johnson and John Telemachus Johnson and uncle of Robert Ward Johnson), a Representative from Kentucky; born in Orange County, Va., January 1, 1774; moved with his father to Kentucky in 1779; pursued preparatory studies; a member of the State senate in 1808; served as lieutenant colonel in the War of 1812; contractor for furnishing supplies to troops on the western frontier in 1819 and 1820; presidential elector on the ticket of Monroe and Tompkins in 1820; elected as a Jacksonian to the Nineteenth Congress and served from March 4, 1825, until his death in Washington, D.C., August 13, 1826; interment in the family cemetery, Great Crossings, Ky.
    --- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

    Father: Robert M. JOHNSON b: 17 JUL 1745 in Orange Co., VA
    Mother: Jemima SUGGETT b: 29 JUN 1753 in Richmond, VA

    Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown
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