Henry William Connor

Henry William Connor

Prince George County, Virginia, USA
Death 6 Jan 1866 (aged 72)
Lincoln County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Terrell, Catawba County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 12193420 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from South Carolina College University of South Carolina in 1812 and served as a Major, aide-de-camp to Brigadier General Joseph Graham during the Creek Indians War in 1814. After the war, he settled in Falls Town, North Carolina, where he engaged in planting and farming. In 1841, he was elected as a Jacksonian to the Nineteenth through the Twenty-fourth Congresses and elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth Congresses, serving until 1841. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was a member of the North Carolina State Senate, (1848-50).

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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry William Connor (5 Aug 1793–6 Jan 1866), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12193420, citing Rehobeth United Methodist Church Cemetery, Terrell, Catawba County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .