John Heath (politician)
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|Member of the Virginia Privy Council|
December 30, 1803 – October 13, 1810
William H. Cabell
John Tyler, Sr.
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Virginia's 19th district
March 4, 1793 – March 3, 1797
|Preceded by||Position established|
|Succeeded by||Walter Jones|
|Member of the Virginia House of Delegates from Lancaster County|
|Born||May 8, 1758|
Wicomico Parish, Virginia Colony, British America
|Died||October 13, 1810 (aged 52)|
Richmond, Virginia, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic-Republican (1795-onward)|
|Alma mater||College of William and Mary|
John Heath (May 8, 1758 – October 13, 1810) was an American lawyer and politician from Northumberland County, Virginia. He represented Virginia in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1793 to 1797. Heath was one of the students at William and Mary who organized the Phi Beta Kappa fraternity in 1776, and served as its first president.
The town of Heathsville, Virginia, the county seat of Northumberland County, is named for him.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia's 19th congressional district
1793 – 1797