Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833

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Lawyer and legislator, of Virginia.

From the description of Papers of James Breckinridge, 1780-1909. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 122602947

Rep. from Virginia.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Fincastle, to William Whann, 1815 Mar. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133382

Of Fincastle, Botetourt County, Va., lawyer, state legislator and U.S. Congressman.

From the description of Papers, 1786-1830. (Virginia Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 29631039

Lawyer, land speculator in western Virginia and Kentucky, and U.S. congressman from Virginia.

From the description of Papers : of James Breckinridge, 1805-1831. (Virginia Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 29391692

United States Representative from Virginia.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Washington, to Henry Thompson in Baltimore, 1817 Feb. 22 and 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134388

Lawyer, of "Grove Hill," Botetourt County, Va., member of the Virginia House of Delegates and the U.S. House of Representatives.

From the description of Papers, 1805-1831. (Virginia Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 31752365

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creatorOf Smith, Samuel, 1752-1839. Papers of Samuel Smith, 1729-1924. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Papers of James Breckinridge, 1780-1909. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bayard, Richard H. (Richard Henry), 1796-1868,. Additional papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill, ca. 1784-1910, 1975. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn McDowell, James, 1795-1851. James McDowell papers, 1770-1915 (bulk 1820-1850). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Autograph letter signed : Fincastle, to William Whann, 1815 Mar. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Thurman, Francis Lee, 1866-1941,. Papers of Francis Lee Thurman [manuscript], 1827-1860. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Correspondence with Thomas Cooper, James Patton Preston, and the University of Virginia Board of Visitors [manuscript] 1817-21. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter to James Breckinridge [manuscript], 1823 April 12. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915,. Papers of Archibald Stuart and Briscoe Gerard Baldwin, 1764-1884. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter to James Breckinridge [manuscript], 1824 December 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letters to James Breckinridge, 1825. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letters written by Thomas Jefferson [manuscript], 1785-1822. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Papers of James Breckinridge, of Grove Hill, Fincastle, Botetourt Co., Va. [manuscript], 1783-1830. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Washington, George, 1732-1799. Papers, 1784-1870, bulk 1784-1834, pertaining to the settlement of Washington's estate [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter to James Breckinridge, 1824 December 22. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Randolph, Edmund, 1753-1813,. Additional papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill [manuscript], 1813, 1833-1834, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Cabell, Joseph C. (Joseph Carrington), 1778-1856. Letter : Richmond, to General James Breckenridge, Fincastle Botetourt County, Virginia, 1829 February 24. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. James Breckinridge letter to Alexander Garrett, [manuscript] 1827 May 26. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Preston family. Papers of the Preston family[manuscript], 1789-1845. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Randolph, Edmund, 1753-1813,. Papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill, 1813, 1833-1834, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Transcripts of Thomas Jefferson letters [manuscript] 1807-1821. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter [manuscript] : Monticello, to James Breckinridge, 1819 December 19. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Allen, Robert, 1794-1859. Papers of Virginia Congressmen [manuscript] 1810-1849. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn University of Virginia. Board of Visitors. Commission and summonsh[manuscript] 1824 March 1. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Austin, Moses, 1761-1821. Papers of the Preston and related Radford families [manuscript], 1726-1895. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill [manuscript] 1749(1790-1850)1886. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Taylor, William Berry, 1768-1836. William Taylor papers : land transactions, 1787-1835. Kentucky Historical Society, Martin F. Schmidt Research Library
creatorOf Maude, John, fl. 1826. Letter to James Breckinridge [manuscript], 1832 July 4. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Pollard, Robert, 1756-184. Letter, 1820 June 15. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Madison, James, 1751-1836. Papers of James Madison [manuscript], 1765-1836, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850. Letters, 1825 and undated. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Ulrich Bonnell Phillips papers, 1712-1933, 1800-1861 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Papers of the Randolph and Nicholas families, 1777-1875. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Papers : of James Breckinridge, 1805-1831. Virginia Historical Society Library
referencedIn Coleman, Daniel Colonel. Letter: Camp at Farnham Church, Richmond County, to Brigadier General James Breckenridge, Camp Mitchell, 1814 October 8. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Gilmer, Peachy Ridgway, 1779-1836. Papers, 1806-1833. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Randolph, Sarah N. (Sarah Nicholas), 1839-1892. Papers of the Randolph family [manuscript], 1790-1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Correspondence : Camp Elicott Mills, Md., 1814 November 30. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf James Breckinridge letter to Edward Watts and bank note, 1812-1825 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Papers, 1786-1830. Virginia Historical Society Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter to James Breckinridge [manuscript], 1819 July 8, 11, and 16. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. Letter : Monticello, to James Breckinridge, 1819 December 19. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn McDowell, James, 1770-1835. Papers, 1739-1849. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Essay on the government of the University of Virginia, [manuscript]/ by James Breckinridge, circa 1827. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Papers, 1805-1831. Virginia Historical Society Library
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Autograph letters signed (2) : Washington, to Henry Thompson in Baltimore, 1817 Feb. 22 and 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Nicholas, Wilson Cary, 1761-1820. Papers of Wilson Cary Nicholas including material on William and Mary College [manuscript] 1751-1850. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bacon, Edmund, b. 1785,. Papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill and Wilson Cary Nicholas [manuscript], 1765-1869. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Breckinridge family. Papers, 1740-1902. Virginia Historical Society Library
referencedIn Phillips, Ulrich Bonnell, 1877-1934. Ulrich Bonnell Phillips papers, 1712-1961 (inclusive), 1800-1861 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Madison, James, 1749-1812. Letter, 1805 Dec[ember] 20, Williamsburg [Va.] to James Breckenridge [Breckinridge], near Fincastle, Botetourt County [Va.]. William & Mary Libraries
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Birth 1763-03-07

Death 1833-05-13

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