in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics. 1238 words.
Barbour, Philip Pendleton (25 May 1783–25 February 1841), congressman and jurist, was born in Orange County, Virginia, the son of Thomas Barbour, a planter and member of the House of...
in The Oxford Guide to the United States Government
January 1993; p ublished online January 2002 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics. 296 words.
Associate Justice, 1836–41
• Born: May 25, 1783, Orange County, Va. • Education: read law on his own; attended