CARY, George Booth (1811-1850)

CARY, GEORGE BOOTH, a Representative from Virginia; born at ``Bonny Doon,'' near Courtland, Southampton County, Va., in 1811; received a liberal education; engaged in planting; elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-seventh Congress (March 4, 1841-March 3, 1843); resumed agricultural pursuits; died in Bethlehem, Va., March 5, 1850; interment in the family cemetery on his estate, ``Bonny Doon,'' near Courtland, Southampton County, Va.