John Fryall Snodgrass
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Virginia's 11th district
March 4, 1853 - June 5, 1854
|Charles S. Lewis|
|Born||March 2, 1804|
Berkeley County, Virginia, U.S.
|Died||June 5, 1854 (aged 50)|
Parkersburg, Virginia, U.S.
|Resting place||Riverview Cemetery, Parkersburg, Virginia, U.S.|
Snodgrass was born in Berkeley County, Virginia (now West Virginia) to William Snodgrass and Ann Fryatt Snodgrass. He completed preparatory studies, studied law and was admitted to the bar in 1843. He began the practice of law in Parkersburg, Virginia. Snodgrass served as delegate to the Virginia Constitutional Convention of 1850.
Snodgrass was married to Louisa Kinnaird Snodgrass and they had three children, John William Snodgrass, Kinnaird Snodgrass and Mary Louisa Snodgrass Murphy.
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