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Philip Barbour

Philip P. Barbour

Interment Location Visited Sequence in Graves I Have Visited
Washington, D.C. July 3, 2015 8th House Speaker visited; 12th Supreme Court Justice visited

Photographed July 3, 2023.
Photographed July 3, 2023.

Fast Facts

Born: May 25, 1783 in Gordonsville, Virginia

Spouse: Frances Todd Johnson Barbour (m. 1804-1841)

Primary Political Affiliation: Democratic-Republican Party

House Speaker Tenure: 1821-1823

Supreme Court Tenure: 1836-1841

Nominated to Court by: Andrew Jackson

Died: February 25, 1841 in Washington, D.C.

Cause of Death: Coronary Thrombosis

Age: 57

Interment: Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C.

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