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John Pool
Birth: Jun. 16, 1826
Elizabeth City
Pasquotank County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1884
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

U.S. Senator. He graduated from the University of North Carolina in 1847, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1848 and practiced law in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. He also engaged in agricultural pursuits and was a member of the North Carolina State Senate, (1856, 1858, 1864-65). After the Civil War in late 1865, he presented credentials as a Republican Senator-elect to the United States Senate, but was not permitted to take his seat because the State had not been readmitted to representation. At the readmission of North Carolina to the Union, he was elected to the United States Senate, serving (1868-73). Not a candidate for reelection, he was chairman, Committee on Revolutionary Claims and practiced law until his death at age 58. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Narcissa D. Sawyer Pool (1830 - 1856)*
  Mary Elizabeth Mebane Pool (1836 - 1873)*
  Gaston Pool (1851 - 1852)*
  Mary Lela Pool Sessford (1852 - 1909)*
  John Pool (1862 - 1911)*
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Oak Hill Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Amphitheater, Lot 89 East (Unmarked)
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Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Nov 10, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8076389
John Pool
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