Person:Nathaniel Claiborne (2)

Nathaniel Herbert Claiborne
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Nathaniel Herbert Claiborne
Gender Male
Baptism[1] 1 Feb 1775 Sussex County, Virginia
Birth[2] 14 Nov 1777 Sussex County, Virginia
Marriage (11 children)
to Elizabeth Archer Benford
Death[1][2] 15 Aug 1859 near Rocky Mount, Franklin County, Virginia
Burial[2][3] Claiborne Family Cemetery, "Claibrook" plantation, Franklin County, Virginia
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Boddie, John Bennett. Virginia Historical Genealogies. (Redwood City, California: Pacific Coast Publishers, 1954), p. 42.

    He was educated at Richmond and later moved to Franklin County, Virginia. Member of Virginia House of Delegates, 1810-12.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 United States. Congress (100th, 2nd Session : 1987-1989). Biographical directory of the United States Congress, 1774-1989: the Continental Congress, September 5, 1774, to October 21, 1788, and the Congress of the United States, from the First through the One Hundredth Congresses, March 4, 1789, to January 3, 1989, inclusive. (Washington [District of Columbia]: Government Printing Office, 1989).

    Member of Virginia State Senate, 1821-25. Member of the Virginia Executive Council. Member of U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia, 1824-37. Unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1836 and went back to farming in Virginia.

  3. Find A Grave.