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Thomas Blount
Birth: May 10, 1759
Pitt County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1812
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

US Congressman. At the start of the Revolutionary War, he entered the Continental Army at the age of sixteen. In actions against the British, he was captured and sent to England as a prisoner of war. After the war, he engaged in the mercantile business in Tarboro, North Carolina and was a member of the State House of Commons. In 1793, he was elected as an Anti-Administration candidate to the Third Congress and as a Republican to the Fourth and Fifth Congresses, serving until 1799. He was again elected as a Republican to the Ninth and Tenth Congresses, serving 1805 to 1809 and elected to the Twelfth Congress in 1811, serving until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
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  Mary Jackie Sumner Blount (____ - 1822)
Congressional Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Range 25, Site 8
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Aug 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28799518
Thomas Blount
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Thomas Blount
Added by: Paul Hays
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REVOLUTIONARY WAR. I am so in awe of your service to our Country. May you rest in heavenly peace.
- JoAnne Long
 Added: Aug. 30, 2015
I honor you sir!
- Your old friend, John Sevier of Tennessee
 Added: Sep. 30, 2013

- Georgia Girl
 Added: Jul. 12, 2013
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