William Marshall TREDWAY

Male 1807 - 1891  (83 years)


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  • Name William Marshall TREDWAY 
    Born 24 Aug 1807  Hampden Sydney, Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 01 May 1891  Chatham, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Educated in 1827 in Hampden Sydney, Virginia. William M Tredway was elected to Congress in 1845, and served one term.
      He wa a signer of the Ordinance of Secession signed at Richmond, Virginia, in 1861.
    Person ID I5027  My Family Tree | Sherfick Side
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2009 

    Father Moses TREDWAY,   b. 19 Sep 1778, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1860, Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Martha Brunskill BOOKER,   b. 1783, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1815  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 9 Jul 1803 
    Family ID F1605  Group Sheet

    Family Nancy Jane MILLNER,   b. 13 Nov 1812,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1 Apr 1830  Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Page TREDWAY
    +2. Moses H. TREDWAY,   b. 26 Jan 1831,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William M. TREDWAY,   b. 7 Jun 1833, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1836, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     4. Robert Henry TREDWAY,   b. 31 Dec 1834, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Sarah Elizabeth TREDWAY,   b. 25 Dec 1836, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. William Marshall TREDWAY,   b. 30 Apr 1839, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Miles TREDWAY,   b. 4 Feb 1841, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Thomas Booker TREDWAY,   b. 13 Aug 1844, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1863, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     9. Nannie Eugenia TREDWAY,   b. 5 Apr 1848, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Martha Booker TREDWAY,   b. 8 Apr 1850, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. James Lewis TREDWAY,   b. 11 Apr 1853, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2005 
    Family ID F1607  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1807 - Hampden Sydney, Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Apr 1830 - Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 01 May 1891 - Chatham, Pittsylvania County, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    US Congressman, William Marshall Tredway
    US Congressman, William Marshall Tredway
    TREDWAY, William Marshal (18071891), a Representative from Virginia; born near Farmville, Prince Edward County, Va., August 24, 1807; completed preparatory studies; was graduated from Hampden-Sidney College, Prince Edward County, Va., in 1827; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1830 and commenced practice in Danville, Va.; elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-ninth Congress (March 4, 1845-March 3, 1847); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1846 to the Thirtieth Congress; delegate to the Democratic State convention in 1850; member of the secession convention of Virginia in 1861; judge of the circuit court of Virginia 1870-1879; resumed the practice of law in Chatham, Va., and died there May 1, 1891; interment in Chatham Cemetery.