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Francis Locke

Birthplace: Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 08, 1823 (46)
Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Colonel Francis Locke and Anne Locke
Brother of Anne Locke; Elizabeth Locke; Rebecca Howell; Margaret Armstrong; Maj. John Locke and 3 others

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About Francis Locke, U.S. Senator

Francis Locke, (nephew of Matthew Locke), a Senator from North Carolina; born in Rowan County, N.C., October 31, 1776; attended Zion-Parnassus Academy and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; studied law; admitted to the bar and practiced; elected judge of the superior court of North Carolina in 1803 and served until 1814, when he resigned; elected to the United States Senate in 1814 to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of David Stone, but resigned December 5, 1815, without having qualified; died in Rowan County, N.C., on January 8, 1823; interment in the Thyatira Churchyard, near Salisbury, N.C.

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Francis Locke, U.S. Senator's Timeline

October 31, 1776
Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
January 8, 1823
Age 46
Rowan County, North Carolina, United States