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Cornelius Harnett
Birth: Apr. 20, 1723
Edenton
Chowan County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1781
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA

Revolutionary War Continental Congressman. Served as a Delegate from North Carolina to the Continental Congress in 1777. In July of 1781 he was taken prisoner by the British and subsequently died of disease. (bio by: Erik Lander) 
 
Burial:
Saint James Churchyard Cemetery
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Feb 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7189423
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Thank you for my freedom! R.I.P.
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 20, 2015

- James Snow
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