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John T. Stuart
Birth: Nov. 10, 1807
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 28, 1885
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Stuart was one of the first lawyers to establish a practice in Springfield. Abraham Lincoln studied law under Stuart & became his first partner in 1837. Before this, Stuart had served in the Black Hawk War, as a major of a battalion in which Lincoln commanded a company. Also, the two had roomed together at Vandalia in 1834. Stuart served as titular head of the Whig party of Sangamon County & as such served 2 terms as State Representative, 3 terms in the U.S. Congress, & one term as a State Senator. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Stuart (1772 - 1856)
  Hannah Todd Stuart (1781 - 1834)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Virginia Nash Stuart (1816 - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  Hannah L. Stuart (____ - 1909)*
  Virginia L. Stuart (____ - 1893)*
  Robert Lockwood Stuart (____ - 1924)*
  Bettie Stuart Brown (1838 - 1869)*
  Frank N Stuart (1847 - 1896)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Jane Stuart Price (1804 - 1889)*
  John T. Stuart (1807 - 1885)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 10, 24
 
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Originally Created by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 16, 2001
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John T. Stuart
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John T. Stuart
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
John T. Stuart
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
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