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Brazure Williams "Braz" Pryor

Member From: 1810 - 1812

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  • Death Date: April 1827
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Military Service: Captain, Elizabeth City County Artillery (War of 1812) - distinquished himself during the June 25th Battle of Hampton, eventually promoted to brigadier general
    Resigned his commission in the Virginia Militia on January 11, 1826
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  • Memberships/Affiliations: St. Tammany Lodge (1816)
  • Additional Info: Replaced Charles King Mallory in the House for the 1810-1811 Session upon his election to Council.
  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: Virginia Senate (1812, 1815-1816)
    candidate for Congress (1824)
    member of the Electoral College (1817)
    member of the reception committee that planned the visit of General Lafayette on his return to Virginia in 1824
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1810-1811 Elizabeth City Democratic-Republican
1811-1812 Elizabeth City Democratic-Republican Courts of Justice
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