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Richard G. L. Gault Leslie Paige

Member From: 1871 - 1882

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  • Birth Date: May 31, 1846 Birth Place:Norfolk
  • Death Date: September 21 or 22, 1904
  • Gender: Male Race: African American
  • Spouse: Lillie A. Ruffin (m. November 26, 1868)
  • Children: Five sons, three daughters plus one other child
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  • Education: Howard University Law School - Graduated 1879
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  • Additional Info Links: Bio from Encyclopedia Virginia
Session District District Number Party Leadership Committees
1871-1873 Norfolk County Propositions and Grievances
1874-1875 Norfolk County Republican Propositions and Greivances
Retrenchment and the Economy
1879-1880 Norfolk County Republican Counties, Cities and Towns
Labor and the Poor
Privileges and Elections
1881-1882 Norfolk County Funder Claims (Chair)
Schools and Colleges

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