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Matthew Locke

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Birthplace: Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Locke and Mary Wright
Husband of Mary Elizabeth Locke
Father of Lt. Francis Locke; Elizabeth Phifer; Margaret Locke; Jane Weakley; John Locke and 4 others
Brother of Margaret Brandon; Colonel Francis Locke and George Locke
Half brother of Mary Elizabeth Locke

Occupation: US Congressman. During the Revolutionary War, he was a brigadier-general of the state troops. He served over ten years in the State legislature before being elected for three terms as a United States Representative from North Carolina (1793-1799)
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About Matthew Locke, General

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of BRIGADIER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A070976

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US Congressman. During the Revolutionary War, he was a brigadier-general of the state troops. He served over ten years in the State legislature before being elected for three terms as a United States Representative from North Carolina (1793-1799) - (bio by: Evening Blues)

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Matthew Locke, General's Timeline

1730
September 1730
Pennsylvania, United States
1754
December 29, 1754
Age 24
Rowan, North Carolina, United States
1758
December 22, 1758
Age 28
Rowan, NC
1760
December 13, 1760
Age 30
1763
December 17, 1763
Age 33
1769
July 11, 1769
Age 38
Rowan, North Carolina, United States
1801
September 17, 1801
Age 71
Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States
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