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us: Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, 1781-1849


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    • us: Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, 1781-1840
    • us: Leigh, B. W. (Benjamin Watkins), 1781-1849
    • us: Leigh, Watkins, 1781-1849
    • us: Eminent citizen of Virginia, 1781-1849
    • us: Sydney, Algernon, 1781-1849
  • Variants

    • us: Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, 1781-1840
    • us: Leigh, B. W. (Benjamin Watkins), 1781-1849
    • us: Leigh, Watkins, 1781-1849
    • us: Eminent citizen of Virginia, 1781-1849
    • us: Sydney, Algernon, 1781-1849
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1781-06-18
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1849-02-26
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Chesterfield County (Va.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Richmond (Va.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Virginia
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates
    • Organization

        (naf) Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Virginia. Supreme Court of Appeals
    • Organization

        (naf) Virginia. Supreme Court of Appeals
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Earlier Established Forms

      Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, 1781-1840Leigh, Benjamin Watkins,1781-1840
  • Sources

    • found: NUCMC data from New Jersey Historical Soc. for Scott, W. Papers, 1809-1866 (Benjamin Watkins Leigh)
    • found: LC data base, 4/2/87 (hdg.: Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, 1781-1840; usage: B.W. Leigh)
    • found: DAB (Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, June 18, 1781-Feb. 2, 1849)
    • found: WwasWA, 1607-1896 (Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, d. Feb. 2, 1849)
    • found: Herringshaw (Leigh, Benjamin Watkins; d. Feb. 2, 1849)
    • found: Biographical dictionary of American Congress (Leigh, Benjamin Watkins; senator from Virginia; born in Chesterfield County, Va., June 18, 1781; official reporter, State Court of Appeals; served in the Virginia House of Delegates and the U.S. Senate; died in Richmond, February 26, 1849)
    • found: His Substitute intended to be offered to the next meeting of the citizens of Richmond, 1824: t.p. (Watkins Leigh) p. 2 (B.W. Leigh)
    • found: His The Letters of Algernon Sydney ... 1830: t.p. (an eminent citizen of Virginia)
    • found: Cushing (Sydney, Algernon, Benjamin Watkins Leigh; Eminent citizen of Virginia, Benjamin Watkins Leigh)
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    • 1987-04-07: new
    • 2015-12-29: revised
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