Thomas S. Martin
|Thomas Staples Martin|
|United States Senator
March 4, 1895 – November 12, 1919
|Preceded by||Eppa Hunton|
|Succeeded by||Carter Glass|
July 29, 1847|
|Died||November 12, 1919
Thomas Staples Martin (July 29, 1847 – November 12, 1919) was an American lawyer and Democratic Party politician from Charlottesville, Virginia. Immediately after his service in the Confederate Army during the Civil War, he attended the University of Virginia, where he was a member of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity. He represented Virginia in the United States Senate for nearly twenty-five years.
Martin died while in office, at his home in Charlottesville, and is buried in the cemetery of the University of Virginia there.
- Thomas Staples Martin in Encyclopedia Virginia
- MARTIN, Thomas Staples at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
|United States Senate|
Eppa Hunton, Jr.
|U.S. Senator (Class 2) from Virginia
March 4, 1895 - November 12, 1919
Served alongside: John W. Daniel, Claude A. Swanson
E. Carter Glass
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