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John Christoph Blucher Ehringhaus
Birth: Feb. 5, 1882
Elizabeth City
Pasquotank County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 31, 1949

North Carolina Governor. He attended the Atlantic Christian Collegiate Institute, graduated from the University of North Carolina, in 1901 and with a law degree in 1903. He was a member of the North Carolina House of Representatives, (1907-08) and served as solicitor to the First Judicial District, (1910-22). In 1932, he was elected as a Democrat the Governor of North Carolina, serving until 1937. Serving during the Great Depression, the state penal system was improved, workmen compensation laws were authorized and the utilities commission was restructured. After leaving office, he returned to his legal career and was the special assistant to the U.S. District Attorney. He died at age 67 in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Erskine Ehringhaus (1853 - 1942)
  Caroline C Matthews Ehringhaus (1856 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Matilda Bradford Haughton Ehringhaus (1890 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  John Christoph Blucher Ehringhaus (1913 - 2000)*
  Haughton Ehringhaus (1916 - 1987)*
  Matilda Ehringhaus Cordon (1916 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Christ Episcopal Church Memorial Garden
Elizabeth City
Pasquotank County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Jun 21, 2003
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