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Francis Taliaferro Brooke

Member From: 1794 - 1794

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  • Birth Date: August 23, 1763 Birth Place:Smithfield
  • Death Date: April 3, 1851
  • Gender: Male Race: Caucasian, English
  • Spouse: Mary Randolph Spotswood
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  • Military Service: 1st Lieutenant, 1st Regiment of Continental Artillery; Major of State Militia Calvary Battalion, then Lieutenant Colonel; Brigadier General, 1st Brigade, Second Division, State Militia
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  • Other Notable Service and/or Elected Offices: Virginia Senate: 1800-1803; Speaker of the Senate: 1802-1804; General Court Judge (1804); Court of Appeals (1811-1851)
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1794 Essex Claims
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1795 Essex Courts of Justice
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