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James Gore King
Birth: May 8, 1791
Death: Oct. 4, 1853

US Congressman. He served in the War of 1812 as an Assistant Adjutant General on the staff of Major General Ebenezer Stevens, who commanded all of the New York State Militia. After a career as a highly successful banker and merchant, he was elected as a Whig to represent New Jersey's 5th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1849 to 1851. He was the son of New York Senator Rufus King, the brother of New York Governor John Alsop King, and the uncle of Civil War Union Army General Rufus King. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Rufus King (1755 - 1827)
  Mary Alsop King (1769 - 1819)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Rogers Gracie King (1791 - 1878)*
 
 Children:
  Caroline King Duer (1813 - 1863)*
  Sarah Gracie King (1815 - 1815)*
  Harriet King Wilkes (1817 - 1838)*
  James Gore King (1819 - 1867)*
  Archibald Gracie King (1821 - 1897)*
  Henry Myers King (1824 - 1825)*
  Mary King Richards (1826 - 1890)*
  Frederica Gore King Davis (1829 - 1916)*
  Edward King (1833 - 1908)*
  Alsop King (1835 - 1836)*
  Fanny King McLane (1836 - 1905)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Alsop King (1788 - 1867)*
  Charles King (1789 - 1867)*
  Caroline King (1790 - 1793)**
  James Gore King (1791 - 1853)
  Henry King (1792 - 1792)**
  Edward King (1795 - 1836)*
  Frederick Gore King (1802 - 1829)*
  Frederick King (1802 - 1829)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Grace Episcopal Churchyard
Jamaica
Queens County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 12, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7257624
James Gore King
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 Added: Dec. 26, 2014
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- Jonathan Robert De Mallie, Historian
 Added: Nov. 11, 2014

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