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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
GPS (lat/lon): 34.23549, -77.94495
 
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Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Feb 15, 2003
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- Luca Bonini
 Added: Apr. 20, 2016
Thank you, sir for your public service to our country during our American Revolution. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Apr. 20, 2016

- Republican
 Added: Apr. 20, 2016
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