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Dr Barnabas Kelet Henagan

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Dr Barnabas Kelet Henagan

  • Birth 7 Jun 1798 Marlboro County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 10 Jan 1855 Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Bristow, Marlboro County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 15569207

Governor of South Carolina. Henegan was born and raised in Marlboro County, South Carolina and earned his medical degree in Germany. He was elected as a South Carolina State Senator for the first time in 1834 for the Marlboro district, and served in that capacity until 1838. From there, he served as Lieutenant Governor under then Governor Patrick Noble. Henegan became Governor in 1840 when Noble died. Four years later he was elected a second time to the State Senate, but this time from the Marion district. From 1846 until 1850, he served as Secretary of State for South Carolina.

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  • Originally Created by: Just Plain Nosy
  • Added: 31 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15569207
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Barnabas Kelet Henagan (7 Jun 1798–10 Jan 1855), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15569207, citing Old Brownsville Church Cemetery, Bristow, Marlboro County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .