Portrait of Walter Jones, (1776–1861)

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Title

Portrait of Walter Jones, (1776–1861)

Contributor

Dania Abu-Irshaid

Person Item Type Metadata

Birth Date

1776

Birthplace

Northumberland County, Virginia

Death Date

1861

Occupation

Major-General of the militia of the District of Columbia. Attorney of the U.S, Supreme Court

Bibliography

Jones practiced law in Fairfax and Loudoun counties. He was appointed U. S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1804–1821. He practiced law in the U. S. Supreme Court and in Virginia and Maryland. He was one of the founders of the American Colonization Society. At the time of his death, he was Major-General of the militia of the District of Columbia.

Files

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Citation

“Portrait of Walter Jones, (1776–1861),” Mason's Legacies, accessed August 6, 2020, http://masonslegacies.org/items/show/726.

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