Benjamin Huger, US Congress

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Benjamin Huger

Birthdate:
Birthplace: South Carolina
Death: Died
Place of Burial: All Saints Episcopal Church Cemetery Pawleys Island Georgetown County South Carolina
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Huger and Mary Huger
Husband of Mary Huger
Brother of Mary Golightly Rutledge
Half brother of Lt. Col. Francis Kinloch Huger, USA

Occupation: Rice planter, statesman
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About Benjamin Huger, US Congress

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Benjamin Huger was a United States Representative from South Carolina. Born at or near Charleston in 1768, he pursued an academic course and engaged in the cultivation of rice on the Waccamaw River. He was a member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1796 to 1798, and was elected as a Federalist to the Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Congresses, serving from March 4, 1799 to March 3, 1805. He was again a member of the State house of representatives from 1806 to 1813, and was then elected to the Fourteenth Congress, serving from March 4, 1815 to March 3, 1817. He was a member of the South Carolina Senate from 1818 to 1823 and served as its president from 1819 to 1822. He died on his estate on Waccamaw River, near Georgetown, South Carolina; interment was in All Saints' Churchyard.

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Benjamin Huger, US Congress's Timeline

1768
1768
South Carolina
1796
February 17, 1796
Age 28
Charleston, South Carolina
1823
1823
Age 55
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All Saints Episcopal Church Cemetery Pawleys Island Georgetown County South Carolina