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Benjamin W. Leigh

Member From: 1811 - 1831

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  • Birth Date: 1781 Birth Place:
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian
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  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: Virginia Constitutional Convention: 1829
    U.S. Senate: 1833-1836
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1811-1812 Dinwiddie Democratic-Republican Courts of Justice
Privileges and Elections
Propositions and Grievances
1812-1813 Dinwiddie Democratic-Republican Finance (Chair)
Courts of Justice
1830-1831 Henrico Courts of Justice (Chair)
Privileges and Elections

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