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Richard Adams/Adam

Member From: 1752 - 1778

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  • Birth Date: 1726 Birth Place:
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian, English
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  • Additional Info: 1772-1774 Assembly- ​Richard Randolph and Richard Adams were returned to the 1772 session, but their seats were contested, and on February 27, 1772, they were declared unduly elected. At a new election held about March 10 Richard Adams and Samuel Duval were elected.
  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: Virginia Constitutional Convention: 1776
    Virginia Senate: 1778-1781
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1752-1755 New Kent Trade
1756-1758 New Kent Trade
1758-1761 New Kent Trade
1761-1765 New Kent Public Claims
1769 Henrico Public Claims
1769-1771 Henrico Propositions and Grievances
Public Claims
1772-1774 Henrico Propositions and Grievances
Public Claims
1775-1776 Henrico Propositions and Grievances
Public Claims
1776 Henrico Public Claims
1777-1778 Henrico Public Claims

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