Davis, John A. G. (John Anthony Gardner), 1801-1840

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American jurist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Charlottesville, to Thomas Jefferson, 1825 May 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517658

Jurist, professor of law and chairman of the faculty at the University of Virginia.

From the description of Letter, 1837 July 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86164563

John A.G. Davis, b. Middlesex County, Va., killed November 14, 1840, by student he was trying to arrest; professor of law at the University of Virginia.

Nicholas P. Trist., b. June 2, 1800, Charlottesville, Va., d. February 11, 1874, Alexandria, Va.; lawyer and diplomat, negotiated and signed 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo with Mexico; married granddaughter of Thomas Jefferson.

From the description of John A. G. Davis letter to Nicholas P. Trist [manuscript], 1829 June 17. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647986462

John A.G. Davis, b. Middlesex County, Va., killed November 14, 1840, by student he was trying to arrest; professor of law at the University of Virginia.

Nicholas P. Trist., b. June 2, 1800, Charlottesville, Va., d. February 11, 1874, Alexandria, Va.; lawyer and diplomat, negotiated and signed 1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo with Mexico; married granddaughter of Thomas Jefferson.

From the description of Letter to Nicholas P. Trist, 1829 June 17. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 57498056

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creatorOf Davis, John A.G., 1801-1840. Letter, 1837 July 10. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Pickens, Andrew L., 1817-1853. Letter to his uncle, Samuel Pickens, Greensborough, Ala. [manuscript] Jan. 5, 1838. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Tutwiler, Thomas H. Notes on Vattell from the U. Va. lectures of John Andrew Gardner Davis [manuscript] 1840. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Eversfield, Charles, 1820-1872. Letter, Charlottesville, Va., to his mother, Mrs. John Eversfield, Bladensburg, Md. [manuscript] 1840 Nov. 23. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Davis, John A. G. (John Anthony Gardner), 1801-1840. Letter to Louisa Davis McIntire [manuscript], 1818 July 8. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Randolph, Sarah N. (Sarah Nicholas), 1839-1892. Papers of the Randolph family [manuscript], 1790-1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Davis, John A. G. (John Anthony Gardner), 1801-1840. John A. G. Davis letter to Nicholas P. Trist [manuscript], 1829 June 17. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Davis, John A. G. (John Anthony Gardner), 1801-1840. John A. G. Davis letter to Dabney C. Terrell [manuscript] 1826 Apr 6. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Shahien, Amir. Pavilion residents at the University of Virginia, a collection of biographical sketches and social excerpts [manuscript]/ by Amir Shahien, 2006 October 16. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Trist, Nicholas Philip, 1800-1874. Nicholas Philip Trist papers, 1795-1873 (bulk 1831-1848). Library of Congress
referencedIn Washington, John Augustine, 1821-1861. Letter to his mother [manuscript], 1840 November 20. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Tavenner, Cabell, 1808-1848. Notes taken on law lectures at the University of Virginia, [manuscript], 1833-1862. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf University of Virginia. Chairman of the Faculty. Journals of the Chairman of the Faculty [manuscript], 1827-1864. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Darbyshire, Tom. Restoration of The Farm as a residence / Tom Darbyshire. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Byrd, Harry Flood, 1887-1966. Papers of the Fishburne family [manuscript] 1710-1964. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Archer, Abram V. 1836-. Miscellaneous Virginia papers [manuscript], 1827-1854. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Miller, Warrick, 1793-1863. Letters to Warwick Miller [manuscript], 1825 and 1840. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Nicholas Philip Trist Papers, 1795-1873, (bulk 1831-1848) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Davis, Eugene, 1822-1894. Papers of Eugene Davis [manuscript], 1744-1925 (bulk 1832-1868). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Dabney family. Papers of the Dabney family, 1718-1936. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826,. Papers of Alice Chancellor White [manuscript] 1787-1863. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Historic American Buildings Survey. Architectural drawings of buildings in Charlottesville and Scottsville, Va. [manuscript], 1993. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Davis, John A. G. (John Anthony Gardner), 1801-1840. Letter to Nicholas P. Trist, 1829 June 17. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Historic American Buildings Survey. Architectural drawings, 1993. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Minor, Martha Jefferson Terrell, 1796-. Letter, Carr's brook, Martha Jefferson Terrell Minor to Dabney Carr Terrell, Louisville (Ky.) [manuscript] 1823 Jan. 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Davis, John A. G. (John Anthony Gardner), 1801-1840. Autograph letter signed : Charlottesville, to Thomas Jefferson, 1825 May 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Carr, George, 1800-1886. Papers of George Carr (1745) 1801-1939. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Randolph, Thomas Jefferson, 1792-1875. Letter to Arthur S. Brockenbrough [manuscript], 1830 October 18. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905,. Papers of the Anderson family [manuscript], 1773-1930. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Key, John Tayloe, 1816-1845. Papers pertaining to Virginia [manuscript], 1833-1932 (bulk, 1833-1895). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Carr, Dabney, 1773-1837. Papers of the Terrell family [manuscript], 1790-1870. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Carr, George, 1800-1886. person
associatedWith Dabney family. family
associatedWith Darbyshire, Tom. person
associatedWith Davis, Eugene, 1822-1894. person
associatedWith Eversfield, Charles, 1820-1872. person
associatedWith Historic American Buildings Survey. corporateBody
associatedWith Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, person
associatedWith Lomax, John Tayloe, 1781-1862. person
associatedWith Madison, Dolley, 1768-1849. person
associatedWith Madison, James, 1751-1836. person
associatedWith McIntire, Louisa Davis, 1797-1863, person
associatedWith Miller, Warrick, 1793-1863. person
associatedWith Minor, Martha Jefferson Terrell, 1796- person
associatedWith Pickens, Andrew L., 1817-1853. person
associatedWith Randolph, Thomas Jefferson, 1792-1875. person
associatedWith Shahien, Amir. person
associatedWith Tavenner, Cabell, 1808-1848. person
associatedWith Terrell, Dabney Carr, 1801-1827. person
correspondedWith Trist, Nicholas Philip, 1800-1874. person
associatedWith Tutwiler, Thomas H. person
associatedWith University of Virginia. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia. Board of Visitors corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia. Chairman of the Faculty. corporateBody
associatedWith Washington, John Augustine, 1821-1861. person
associatedWith Wirt, William, 1772-1834. person
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