John Elliott (Georgia)
|United States Senator
March 4, 1819 – March 4, 1825
|Preceded by||Charles Tait|
|Succeeded by||John M. Berrien|
October 24, 1773|
Liberty County, Georgia
|Died||August 9, 1827
Sunbury, Georgia, buried in Midway Cemetery, Midway, Georgia
Elliott graduated from Yale University in 1794 and returned to Georgia to practice law. He was elected to the Senate after holding several local offices.
He was also the first husband of Martha Stewart. After his death, she married Major James Stephens Bulloch and had four children, including Martha "Mittie" Bulloch. Mittie was the mother of US President Theodore "T.R." Roosevelt, Jr. and Elliott Bulloch Roosevelt. Elliott B. Roosevelt was the father of First Lady Anna Eleanor Roosevelt.
|United States Senate|
|United States Senator (Class 3) from Georgia
Served alongside: Freeman Walker, Nicholas Ware, Thomas W. Cobb
John M. Berrien
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