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Ambrose Madison + Frances Taylor
Francis Conway + Rebecca Catlett
Josias Payne + Anne Fleming
John Coles Jr.
Parents
James Madison, Sr.3/27/1723 -- 2/27/1801avatar
Eleanor Rose Nellie Conway1/9/1729 -- 2/11/1829avatar
John Coles Payne, Sr.02/09/1736 -- 10/25/1792avatar
Mary W. Coles10/14/1743 -- 02/08/1808avatar
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President James Madison, Jr.

Birth3/16/1749
 
Education1771
 
Princeton University
HistorySEP 1786
 
Annapolis Convention 1786
Attendee
American History
HistoryMay-Sep 1787
 
Constitutional Convention, 1787
Signer
American History
Occup1789-1797
 
US Rep. from VA
Flag of Virginia
Occup1801-1809
 
USA Secretary of State
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Election1808
 
USA Presidential Election
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Occup1809-1817
 
USA President
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Election1812
 
USA Presidential Election
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Death6/28/1836
 
Grave
Aged: 87.3 years

James and his father James Sr., became members of the Orange County Committee of Safety. James Sr. was in charge of the Militia.
-- Madison Genealogy, Meade II, 96 & St Marks Parish 144- 147

Fought in Montpelier, Virginia, Orange County as a Captain
-- American Revolutionary War Graves Book, page 390, by The National Society of The Sons Of The American Revolution author, Clovis H. Brakebill

The Madisons were reared in the Church of England. Col. Madison was a vestryman of St Thomas parish, Orange County VA from 1769 until his death.
-- Rev. Horace Edwin Hayden, Virginia Genealogies, A Genealogy of The Glassell Family, #975.5, D2 located at the Mesa Family History Center, Mesa AZ
-- Courtesy of the Taylor-Dabney-Thompson-Madison Genealogy

Pics & Attach-
ments
  • Tombstone
  • Sioux City Statue
  • Postage Stamp
  • Postage Stamp
  • First Lady's Dress, Smithsonian
  • Tombstone
  • Video
  • Cutts-Madison House
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Margaret BayardMargaret Bayardfriend, biographer
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If men were angels, no government would be necessary. … abt 1787
Religion & Government will both exist in greater purity, the less they are mixed together. … 1822
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  2. Findagrave
  3. Wikiquote
  4. Other: Gedcom Import: Jenkins-Gregory-LeStrange-McSwainPRIV.ged; Imported 8/19/2007;
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  2. Findagrave
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