Isaac Thomas

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Birthday
4, 1784
Birthplace
Tennessee
Death Date
Feb 2, 1859 (74)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1784
Birthplace
Tennessee
Death Date
Feb 2, 1859 (74)

About

Politician who represented Tennessee in the Fourteenth United States Congress. He later served in the Louisiana Senate.

Before Fame

He began practicing law in Winchester, Tennessee in 1808. He fought during the War of 1812 as a member of the Louisiana Militia.

Trivia

Beginning in 1819, he was a major Louisiana slaveholder.

Family Life

He grew up in Sevierville and Winchester, Tennessee. After the death of his first wife, Jane Bullard, he wed Emmeline Flint.

Associated With

He was a member of the Democrat-Republican Party, a party created by James Madison and Thomas Jefferson.