Meshack Franklin

Birth
Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Death 18 Dec 1839 (aged 66–67)
Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Mount Airy, Surry County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 12909125 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He was the brother of Congressman Jesse Franklin and member of the North Carolina State House of Commons, (1800-01). In 1807, he was elected as a Republican to the Tenth Congress and to the net three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1815. After his term, he served in the North Carolina State Senate, (1828-29) and from 1838, until his death at age 67.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 6 Jan 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12909125
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Meshack Franklin (1772–18 Dec 1839), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12909125, citing Edwards-Franklin House Grounds, Mount Airy, Surry County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .