|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia’s 1st district
March 4, 1797 â€“ March 3, 1799
|Preceded by||Robert Rutherford|
|Succeeded by||Robert Page|
|Born||July 6, 1736
|Died||July 6, 1802
|Resting place||Mount Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, Virginia|
|Service/branch|| Continental Army
United States Army
|Years of service||1775â€“1783; 1794|
American Revolutionary War
Invasion of Canada
For too long people have backed companies on hope value rather than solid products coming out. Now we are coming out the other side.
An offensive war, I believe to be wrong and would therefore have nothing to do with it, having no right to meddle with another man's property, his ox or his ass, his man servant or his maid servant or anything this is his.
Where you have no religion, you are sure to have no government, for as religion disappears, anarchy takes place and fixes a compleat Hell on earth till religion returns.
I haven't heard anything or seen anything out there that would lead me to believe that all of a sudden there's an unexpected drop in PCs.
As to war, I am and always was a great enemy, at the same time a warrior the greater part of my life and were I young again, should still be a warrior while ever this country should be invaded and I lived.
I believe in one God, the first and great cause of goodness. I also believe in Jesus Christ, the rebirth of the world. I also believe in the Holy Ghost, the comforter.