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Capt. Peter Forney, US Congress (1756 - 1834)

Served in the Whig party, as captain in revolutionary war under Gen. William Graham and with General Rutherford in a campaign against the Chrokee of Troublesome Creek and against Tarlton at Torrence Ta...

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Charles Hooks (1768 - 1843)

Charles Hooks (1768–1843) was a United States Representative from North Carolina; born in Bertie County, North Carolina, February 20, 1768; when he was two years old his parents moved to Dupli...

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John Adams Gilmer (1805 - 1868)

John Adams Gilmer (November 4, 1805 – May 4, 1868) was a Congressional Representative from North Carolina. Gilmer was born in Guilford County, North Carolina near Greensboro. His parents wer...

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Lt. Colonel James Madison Leach (CSA) (1815 - 1891)

James Madison Leach (1815–1891) was a U.S. Representative from North Carolina. Leach was born on his family's homestead, “Lansdowne”, in Randolph County, North Carolina, Januar...

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Archibald Hunter Arrington (1809 - 1872)

Archibald Hunter Arrington (13 November 1809 – 20 July 1872) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina from 1841 to 1845 and a member of the Confederate Congress during the American Civil War...

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Thomas S. Kenan (1771 - 1843)

Thomas Stephen Kenan (26 February 1771 – 22 October 1843) was the son of Revolutionary War General James Kenan, a plantation owner and builder of the first "Liberty Hall". He was a U.S. Congre...

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Thomas Samuel Ashe (1812 - 1887)

Thomas Samuel Ashe (19 July 1812 – 4 February 1887) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1873 and 1877. He had previously served in the Confederate Congress. Early years Born...

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Edwin Godwin Reade (1812 - 1894)

Edwin Godwin Reade (November 13, 1812 – October 18, 1894) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1855 and 1857. He later served in the Confederate Congress during the American Civi...

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William Nathan Harrell Smith (1812 - 1889)

William Nathan Harrell Smith (September 24, 1812 – November 14, 1889) was a United States Representative from North Carolina; born in Murfreesboro, North Carolina, September 24, 1812; attend...

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Richard Clauselle Puryear (1801 - 1867)

Richard Clauselle Puryear (February 9, 1801 – July 30, 1867) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between the years of 1853 and 1857. Puryear, born in Mecklenburg County, Virginia, mov...

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William R.D. King, 13th V.P. of the USA MP (1786 - 1853)

William R. King: at Wikipedia at FindAGrave William Rufus DeVane King (April 7, 1786 – April 18, 1853) was an American politician and diplomat. He was the 13th Vice President of the Un...

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Francis Burton Craige (1811 - 1875)

Francis Burton Craige (March 13, 1811 – December 30, 1875) was a Congressional Representative from North Carolina; born near Salisbury, North Carolina, March 13, 1811; attended a private schoo...

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Alton A. Lennon, U.S. Senator (1906 - 1986)

Alton Asa Lennon (August 17, 1906 – December 28, 1986) of Wilmington, New Hanover County, N.C., was a Democratic U.S. senator from the state of North Carolina between 1953 and 1954, and later,...

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James T. Broyhill, U.S. Senator MP

James Thomas "Jim" Broyhill (born August 19, 1927) is a Republican former U.S. Representative and Senator from the state of North Carolina. He represented much of the Foothills region of the state in...

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George M. Pritchard (1886 - 1955)

George Moore Pritchard (January 4, 1886, near Mars Hill, North Carolina - April 24, 1955, in Asheville, North Carolina) was a lawyer, Republican politician, and one-term U.S. representative from Nort...

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William Gaston (1778 - 1844)

William J. Gaston (September 19, 1778 – January 23, 1844) was a jurist and United States Representative from North Carolina. Gaston is the author of the official state song of North Carolina, &#...

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James Stewart, US Congress (1775 - 1821)

From : STEWART, James, 1775-1821 STEWART, James, a Representative from North Carolina; born in Scotland November 11, 1775; received a liberal education; immigrated to the United States and settled ...

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Nathaniel Macon, U.S. Senator, Speaker of the House MP (1757 - 1837)

Nathaniel Macon (December 17, 1757 – June 29, 1837 )was a spokesman for the Old Republican faction of the Democratic-Republican Party that wanted to strictly limit the United States federal gove...

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Alexander Mebane, Jr. (1744 - 1795)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A076970 From Wikipedia: Alexander Mebane, Jr. (26 November 1744 – 5 July 1795) was a U.S. Congressman from the state of ...

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Israel Pickens, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1780 - 1827)

Israel Pickens (January 30, 1780 – April 24, 1827) was an American politician and lawyer, third Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama (1821–1825), an Alabama U.S. Senator from February ...

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Clyde R. Hoey, Governor, U.S. Senator (1877 - 1954)

Clyde Roark Hoey (December 11, 1877 in Shelby, North Carolina – May 12, 1954 in Washington, D.C.) was a Democratic politician from North Carolina. He served in both houses of the state legisla...

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Alvin Paul KItchin (1908 - 1983)

Alvin Paul Kitchin (1908–1983) was a U.S. Congressional representative from North Carolina. Kitchin was born in Scotland Neck, North Carolina on September 13, 1908, the grandson of William...

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William Walton Kitchin, Governor (1866 - 1924)

William Walton Kitchin (October 9, 1866 – November 9, 1924) was the 52nd Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1909 to 1913. Early Life and family W.W. Kitchin was the son ...

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Claude KItchin (1869 - 1923)

Claude Kitchin (March 24, 1869 – May 21, 1923) was a U.S. Congressional Representative from North Carolina and floor leader of his party in the House during the 64th, 65th, and 67th Congresses...

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William H. Kitchin (1837 - 1901)

William Hodges Kitchin (December 22, 1837 – February 2, 1901) was a one-term U.S. Congressional representative from North Carolina. He helped tighten the color line between blacks and whites i...

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Daniel Lindsay Russell, Governor (1845 - 1908)

Daniel Lindsay Russell, Jr. (August 7, 1845 – May 14, 1908) was the 49th Governor of North Carolina from 1897 to 1901, an attorney and judge, and a politician elected as state representative a...

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Hutchins Gordon Burton, Governor (c.1782 - 1836)

Hutchins Gordon Burton (1774 or 1782 – 21 April 1836) was the 22nd Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1824 to 1827. Some sources indicate that he was not affiliated with any par...

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Meshack Franklin (1772 - 1839)

Meshack Franklin (1772 – December 18, 1839) was a Congressional Representative from North Carolina; born in Surry County, North Carolina, in 1772; Brother of Jesse Franklin. member of the Stat...

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Gen. Robert B. Vance (CSA), US Congress (1828 - 1899)

Robert Brank Vance (April 24, 1828 – November 28, 1899), nephew of the earlier Congressman Robert Brank Vance (1793–1827) and brother of Zebulon Baird Vance, was a North Carolina Democr...

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Gov. Zebulon Baird Vance (CSA), US Senate & House (1830 - 1894)

Zebulon Baird Vance (May 13, 1830 – April 14, 1894) was a Confederate military officer in the American Civil War, the 37th and 43rd Governor of North Carolina, and U.S. Senator. A prodigious w...

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Robert N. Page (1859 - 1933)

Robert Newton Page (October 26, 1859 - October 3, 1933) was a U.S. Representative from North Carolina. Born in Cary, North Carolina, Page attended the Cary High School and Bingham Military School...

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Lt. Colonel Wharton Jackson Green (CSA) (1831 - 1910)

Wharton Jackson Green (February 28, 1831 – August 6, 1910) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina and an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Biography...

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Asa Biggs, US Congress (1811 - 1878)

Asa Biggs (February 4, 1811 – March 6, 1878) was a North Carolina politician who held a number of positions. He was a U.S. Representative, a U.S. Senator, and federal judge. Biggs was born i...

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John Kerr, US Congress (1811 - 1879)

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James M. Gudger, Jr. (1855 - 1920)

. James Madison Gudger, Jr. (October 22, 1855 - February 29, 1920) was a U.S. Representative from North Carolina, father of Katherine Gudger Langley. Born near Marshall, North Carolina, Gudger atte...

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Joseph J. Davis (1828 - 1892)

Joseph Jonathan Davis (April 13, 1828 – August 7, 1892) was a nineteenth-century politician, lawyer and judge from North Carolina. Biography Born near Louisburg, North Carolina, Davis atte...

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Willie P. Mangum, U.S.Senator (1792 - 1861)

1850 census noted the Senator owned $3000 in real estate. The 1860 census noted Senator Mangum was a Farmer with $12,000 in property. "A Representative and a Senator from North Carolina; born near ...

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Alfred Moore Waddell (1834 - 1912)

Alfred Moore Waddell (September 16, 1834 – March 17, 1912) was a Democratic U. S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1871 and 1879 and later mayor of Wilmington, North Carolina. Family ...

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James W. Clark, US Congress (1779 - 1843)

James West Clark (October 15, 1779 – December 20, 1843) was a United States Representative from North Carolina. Born in Bertie County to Hannah and Christopher Clark, a successful sea captain ...

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Edward Bishop Dudley, Governor (1789 - 1855)

Edward Bishop Dudley (December 15, 1789 – October 30, 1855) was the 28th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1836 to 1841. He served in the United States House of Representatives...

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Charles Biddle Shepard, US Congress (1808 - 1843)

Mary Spaight Donnell (1817-1883); She m. U.S. Rep. Charles Biddle Shepaard (1808-1843). Charles was educated at the Univ of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as were most of the Spaights (Note: 250 acres o...

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John T. Deweese, US Congress (1835 - 1906)

ohn Thomas Deweese (June 4, 1835 – July 4, 1906) was a Congressional Representative from North Carolina. Biography Born in Van Buren, Arkansas, June 4, 1835; educated at home; studied law; w...

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John M. Brower, US Congress (1845 - 1913)

US Congressman. He was a member of the North Carolina state legislature from 1876 to 1878. He was elected as a United States Representative from North Carolina in 1887, serving until 1891 Brower wa...

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Gen. Thomas L. Clingman, US Congress (1812 - 1897)

Thomas Lanier Clingman (July 27, 1812 – November 3, 1897), known as the "Prince of Politicians," was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from 1843 to 1845 and fro...

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Curtis Hooks Brogden, Governor (1816 - 1901)

Curtis Hooks Brogden (November 6, 1816 – January 5, 1901) was the 42nd Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1874 to 1877. He succeeded to the position after the death of Governor ...

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Thomas Blount, U.S. Congressman MP (1759 - 1812)

Thomas Blount (May 10, 1759 – February 7, 1812) was an American Revolutionary War veteran and statesman from the state of North Carolina. He was born at Blount Hall, in what is now Pitt Coun...

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Nathaniel Boyden (1796 - 1873)

Nathaniel Boyden (16 August 1796 – 20 November 1873) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1847 and 1849 and later between 1868 to 1869. Born in Conway, Massachusetts in 1796, B...

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Timothy Bloodworth, US Senate & Congress MP (1736 - 1814)

Timothy Bloodworth (1736 – August 24, 1814) was an American teacher and statesman from North Carolina. Parents: Timothy Bloodworth 1686-1749 and Margaret Evans b. 1715, second wife of Timothy ...

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William Salter Blackledge, US Congress MP (1793 - 1856)

William Salter Blackledge (1793 – 21 March 1857) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1821 and 1823. Born in Pitt County, North Carolina the son of William Blackledge, who would ...

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Gen. William Blackledge, US Congress MP (b. - 1828)

William Blackledge's wife is listed as "Winifred Whitfield" in their marriage record because Winnefred was previously married to Bryan Whitfield. William Blackledge is sometimes listed as having marr...

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Col. Risden T. Bennett (CSA), US Congress (1840 - 1913)

Risden Tyler Bennett (June 18, 1840 – July 21, 1913) was a Democratic U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1883 and 1887. Biography Born in Wadesboro, North Carolina, Bennett atten...

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John Baptista Ashe, US Congress, NC (1748 - 1802)

John Baptista Ashe (1748 – November 27, 1802) was an American planter, soldier, and statesman from North Carolina. He was born in Rocky Point township of Pender County, North Carolina in 1748,...

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Willis Alston, US Congress (c.1766 - 1837)

Willis Alston (1769 – 10 April 1837) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1825 and 1831. He was the nephew of Nathaniel Macon. Born near Littleton, North Carolina in Halifa...

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Gen. Lawrence O'Bryan Branch (CSA), US Congress (1820 - 1862)

Lawrence O'Bryan Branch (November 28, 1820 – September 17, 1862) was a North Carolina representative in the U.S. Congress and a Confederate brigadier general in the American Civil War, killed ...

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Daniel Laurens Barringer, US Congress (1788 - 1852)

Daniel Laurens Barringer (1 October 1788 – 16 October 1852) was a United States Representative from North Carolina between 1825 and 1834. Born in Cabarrus County, North Carolina, Barringer...

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Sydenham Benoni Alexander, US Congress (1840 - 1921)

Sydenham Benoni Alexander (8 December 1840 – 14 June 1921) was a Democratic U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1891 and 1895. Alexander, born near Charlotte, North Carolina in 1840...

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Gen. Thomas Wynns, US Congress NC (c.1758 - 1825)

Gen. (of the militia) Thomas Wynns ca 1758/9 - 3 June 1825 age 66 yrs "born, lived, and died in Hertford. He was a planter by profession, of active energetic mind, unspotted integrity and great perso...

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Daniel M. Barringer, US Congress, Ambassador (1806 - 1873)

Daniel Moreau Barringer (30 July 1806 – 1 September 1873) was a Whig U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1843 and 1849. Born near Concord, North Carolina, in 1806, Barringer atten...

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Lauchlin Bethune, US Congress (1785 - 1874)

Lauchlin Bethune (15 April 1785 – 10 October 1874) was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1831 and 1833. Born near Fayetteville, North Carolina in 1785, Bethune attended private ...

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Rep. William Shepperd Ashe (D-NC) MP (1813 - 1862)

William Shepperd Ashe (14 September 1814 – 14 September 1862) was a Democratic U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1849 and 1855. Born in Rocky Point, North Carolina, Ashe attended ...

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Evan Shelby Alexander, US Congress (c.1767 - 1809)

Evan Shelby Alexander (1767–October 28, 1809) was a United States Democratic-Republican Party Congressman from North Carolina between 1806 and 1809. Born in Mecklenburg County, North Car...

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William H. Murfree, US Congress (c.1781 - 1827)

William Hardy Murfree (1781–1827) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from North Carolina born in Hertford County, North Carolina on October 2, 1781. He graduated from...

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Gov. Nathaniel Alexander, US Congress (1756 - 1808)

) Nathaniel Alexander (March 5, 1756 – March 7, 1808) was the 13th Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1805 to 1807. Biography Alexander was born near Concord, North Caro...

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Joseph H. Bryan, US Congress, NC (1782 - 1839)

U.S. Representative (R-NC) (March 4, 1815-March 3, 1819). Bryan was the half brother of U.S. Rep. Henry Hunter Bryan (1786-1835) (R-TN). He was a member of the State house of commons 1804, 1805, ...

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