Samuels, Green B., was born in Shenandoah county, February 1, 1806, and studied law under Judge Henry St. George
Tucker, in Winchester. He was elected as a Democrat to the Twenty sixth Congress, March 4, 1839-March 4, 1843.
In 1852 he was elected a judge of the Supreme Court of Appeals by popular vote, in pursuance of the constitution
adopted by the convention of 1850-51. He died January 5, 1859, in Richmond, Virginia.
Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography
By: Lyon Gardiner Tyler, LL. D.
Lewis Historical Publishing Company
New York 1915
Vol. 2 Prominent Persons in Virginia
Vol. 2 Judges of the Supreme Court of Appeals
Vol. 2 United States Senators
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