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us: Daniel, John W. (John Warwick), 1842-1910



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    • us: Daniel, Mr. (John Warwick), 1842-1910
    • us: Daniel, John Warwick, 1842-1910
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    • found: A treatise on the law of negotiable instruments, 1882: t.p. (John W. Daniel, of the Lynchburg, Va. bar)
    • found: In the Senate of the United States, 1888?: p. 1 (Mr. Daniel, from the Committee on Indian Affairs)
    • found: Members of Congress since 1789, 1977 (Daniel, John Warwick, D. Va., Sept. 5, 1842-June 29, 1910; House 1885-87; Senate 1887-June 29, 1910)
    • found: Senate manual, 1901: t.p. (John Warwick Daniel)
    • found: Biographical directory of the U.S. Congress website, April 28, 2014 (Daniel, John Warwick, a Representative and a Senator from Virginia; born in Lynchburg, Va., September 5, 1842; attended private schools, Lynchburg College, and Dr. Gessner Harrison's University School; during the Civil War served in the Confederate Army 1861-1864, attaining the rank of major; permanently disabled in the Battle of the Wilderness in May 1864; studied law at the University of Virginia at Charlottesville; admitted to the bar in 1866 and commenced practice at Lynchburg, Va.; member, State house of delegates 1869-1872; member, State senate 1875-1881; unsuccessful candidate for Governor in 1881; elected as a Democrat to the Forty-ninth Congress (March 4, 1885-March 3, 1887); did not seek renomination in 1886, having been elected Senator; elected in 1885 as a Democrat to the United States Senate; reelected in 1891, 1897, 1904, and 1910, and served from March 4, 1887, until his death on June 29, 1910; died before his credentials for the last election could be presented; chairman, Committee on Revision of the Laws of the United States (Fifty-third Congress), Committee on Corporations Organized in the District of Columbia (Fifty-fifth Congress), Committee on Public Health and National Quarantine (Sixtieth Congress), Committee on Private Land Claims (Sixty-first Congress); died in Lynchburg, Va.; interment in Spring Hill Cemetery.
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