Person:George Wythe (1)

  • HGeorge Wythe, Esq.1726 - 1806
  • WAnne Lewis1726 - 1748
m. bef 1748
Facts and Events
Name George Wythe, Esq.
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1726 Elizabeth City County, Virginiaat Chesterville
Marriage bef 1748 to Anne Lewis
Death[1] 8 Jun 1806 Richmond (independent city), Virginia, United States
Burial[2] Saint Johns Episcopal Churchyard, Richmond (independent city), Virginia, United States
Signers of U.S. Declaration of Independence
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  1. 1.0 1.1 George Wythe, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.

    George Wythe (1726 – June 8, 1806) was the first American law professor, a noted classics scholar and Virginia judge, as well as a prominent opponent of slavery. The first of the seven Virginia signatories of the United States Declaration of Independence, Wythe served as one of Virginia's representatives to the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention. Wythe taught and was a mentor to Thomas Jefferson, John Marshall, Henry Clay and other men who became American leaders.

    George Wythe
  2. Grave Recorded , in Find A Grave.

    [No headstone photo. Includes a photo of a memorial plaque.]