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Lee Slater Overman
Birth: Jan. 3, 1854
Salisbury
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1930

US Senator. He graduated from Trinity College in 1874 and was the son-in-law of US Senator Augustus Summerfield Merrimon. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1878 and began a law practice in Salisbury, North Carolina, in 1880. He served as a member of the North Carolina State House of Representatives (1883, 1885, 1887, 1893, 1899) and was president of the North Carolina Railroad Company in 1894. In 1903, he was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate and served until his death at age 76 in Washington, D.C. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Mary Merrimon Overman (1859 - 1938)*
 
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Burial:
Chestnut Hill Cemetery
Salisbury
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Bree
Record added: Apr 04, 2002
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Lee Slater Overman
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