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Lucy Jane Langston

Female 1780 - 1834


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  • Born  1780  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  Oct 1834  Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID  I145  Nashville
    Last Modified  20 Jun 2009 

    Children 
     1. William Langston,   b. abt. 1813, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Langston
     3. Harriett Langston
    Last Modified  21 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F49  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Ralph Quarles,   b. 1764, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1834, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    >1. Maria Langston,   b. 1797, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Gideon Quarles Langston,   b. 15 Jun 1809, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Charles Henry Langston,   b. 31 Aug 1817, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1892, Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. John Mercer Langston,   b. 14 Dec 1829, Louisa County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1897, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F47  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Manumitted by Quarles in 1806. [3, 4]
    • middle name was Jane. [5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Millsap, Monique. Millsap Family Tree. http://is.gd/17AUP.

    2. [S42] From the Virginia plantation to the national capitol, or, The first and only Negro representative in Congress from the Old Dominion, John Mercer Langston, (American Publishing Company, 1894), http://books.google.com/books?id=Ro8hAAAAMAAJ., 22.

    3. [S41] Negro in American history : men and women eminent in the evolution of the American of African descent, John Wesley Cromwell, (American Negro Academy, 1914), http://books.google.com/books?id=IY5GAAAAMAAJ., 155.

    4. [S134] King-Calnek, Judith E. "John Mercer Langston and the Shaping of African American Education in the Nineteenth Century." Education as Freedom. Lanham, 2009. 27-45, 31.

    5. [S43] John Mercer Langston and the fight for Black freedom, 1829-65, William F Cheek; Aimee Lee Cheek, (University of Illinois Pres, 1989), 12.