Hon. James H Henry

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Judge James Henry

Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: December 9, 1804 (73)
Northumberland County, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Sarah Henry
Father of Mary Wise; Sarah Elizabeth Moncure; Edward Hugh Henry; Tabitha Eustace and Mary Sarah Wise

Managed by: Richard Arthur Neary
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About Hon. James H Henry

NOT a brother of Patrick Henry, the orator and patriot. May be a collateral relative in some degree (parentage undetermined).

Said in some sources to have been born in Accomack County, VA and sent to Aberdeen to study law.

NOT the same person as the James Henry who married Agness Mitchell.


HENRY, James, a Delegate from Virginia; born in Accomac [sic!] County, Va., in 1731; pursued classical studies; studied law at the University of Edinburgh; was admitted to the bar and practiced; member of the house of burgesses 1772-1774; member of the State house of delegates in 1776, 1777, and 1779; Member of the Continental Congress in 1780; judge of the State court of admiralty 1782-1788; judge of the general court from December 24, 1788, to January 1800, when he resigned; died at his home, “Fleet Bay,” in Northumberland County, Va., December 9, 1804. http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=H000506

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Hon. James H Henry's Timeline

1731
1731
Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, Scotland, United Kingdom
1731
1768
1768
Age 37
1778
December 24, 1778
Age 47
Accomack, Virginia, USA
1781
1781
Age 50
Northumberland County, Virginia
1804
December 9, 1804
Age 73
Northumberland County, Virginia, United States
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