Edward Bates (1793-1869) —
Born in Goochland
County, Va., September
to Missouri state constitutional convention from St. Louis
County, 1820; Missouri
state attorney general, 1820-21; member of Missouri
state house of representatives, 1822, 1834; U.S.
Attorney for Missouri, 1824-27; U.S.
Representative from Missouri at-large, 1827-29; member of Missouri
state senate 5th District, 1830-31; state court judge in
Missouri, 1853-56; candidate for Republican nomination for President,
Attorney General, 1861-64; first
U.S. cabinet officer from west of the Mississippi River.
Died in St.
Louis, Mo., March
25, 1869 (age 75 years, 202
Interment at Bellefontaine
Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
Dolley Madison (1768-1849) —
also known as Dorothea Dandridge Payne; Dolley
Born in New Garden (now part of Greensboro), Guilford
County, N.C., May 20,
Lady of the United States, 1809-17.
Quaker; later Episcopalian.
Died in Washington,
D.C., July 12,
1849 (age 81 years, 53
Original interment at Congressional
Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; reinterment in 1858 at Montpelier
Plantation, Montpelier Station, Va.
Noah Haynes Swayne (1804-1884) —
also known as Noah H. Swayne —
Born in Frederick
County, Va., December
Republican. Member of Ohio
state house of representatives, 1830; U.S.
Attorney for Ohio, 1830-39; delegate to Republican National
Convention from Ohio, 1856
Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, 1862-81; retired 1881.
Quaker. Member, Freemasons.
Died in New York, New York
County, N.Y., June 8,
1884 (age 79 years, 184
Interment at Oak
Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
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