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John Davenport
Birth: Jan. 9, 1788
Death: Jul. 18, 1855

U.S. Congressman. Born near Winchester, Virginia, he moved to Ohio, in 1818 and engaged in mercantile pursuits. He was a member of the Ohio State House of Representatives, (1824, 1827) and a member of the Ohio State Senate, (1825-26). In 1827, he was elected as an Adams candidate to the Twentieth Congress, serving until 1829. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was again a member of the Ohio State House of Representatives, in 1830 and served as a as judge of the Monroe County Judicial Circuit. He died at age 67 in Woodsfield, Ohio. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Martha Coulson Davenport (1788 - 1868)*
 
 Children:
  Frances Ellen Davenport Hare (1811 - 1916)*
  Rebecca Catherine Davenport Talbott (1817 - 1904)*
 
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Burial:
Northern Cemetery
Barnesville
Belmont County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: K
Record added: Nov 13, 2003
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