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Edmond Spencer Blackburn
Birth: Sep. 22, 1868
Boone
Watauga County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1912
Elizabethton
Carter County
Tennessee, USA

US Congressman. He was admitted to the bar in 1890 and opened a law practice in Jefferson, North Carolina. He was clerk of the State Senate, 1894 to 1895, a member of the State House of Representatives, 1896 to 1897 and assistant US Attorney in 1898. In 1901, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-seventh Congress serving until 1903. He was reelected to the Fifty-ninth Congress in 1905, serving until 1907. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed legal practice until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Old Hopewell Cemetery
Boone
Watauga County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Jun 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27565770
Edmond Spencer Blackburn
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Edmond Spencer Blackburn
Added by: Chet Walker
 
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- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Mar. 10, 2014
HAPPY. BIRTHDAY. from a fellow North Carolinian.
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