Edwin Gray, House of Burgesses

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Edwin Gray

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Southampton County, Virginia
Death: circa 1792 (44-52)
Nansemond County, Virginia.
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Joseph Gray and Sarah Gray
Husband of Juliana Gray
Father of Thomas Gray
Brother of Mary Fanning; Sarah Wall; Lucy Gray; Ann Blount; Elizabeth Gray and 5 others

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About Edwin Gray, House of Burgesses


Edwin Gray (July 18, 1743 – 18??) was an 18th-century and 19th-century politician and lawyer from Virginia.

Born in Southampton County, Virginia, Gray attended the College of William and Mary and later served in the House of Burgesses from 1769 to 1775. He was a member of the Virginia Convention in 1774, 1775 and 1776, a member of the Virginia House of Delegates in 1776, 1779, 1787, 1788 and 1791 and a member of the Virginia State Senate from 1777 to 1779. Gray was elected a Democratic-Republican to the United States House of Representatives in 1798, serving from 1799 to 1813. He died in Nansemond County, Virginia.

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July 18, 1743
Southampton County, Virginia
Age 48
Nansemond County, Virginia.