STRATTON, John, (1769 - 1804)


STRATTON, John, a Representative from Virginia; born at “Old Castle,” near Eastville, Northampton County, Va., August 19, 1769; attended the common schools; studied law; was admitted to the bar and practiced; member of the State house of delegates 1789-1792; elected as a Federalist to the Seventh Congress (March 4, 1801-March 3, 1803); died in Norfolk, Va., May 10, 1804; interment in St. Paul’s Church Cemetery.