David Reid Evans

Birth
Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Death 8 Mar 1843 (aged 74)
Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 22968365 · View Source
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US Congressman. He immigrated to the United States in 1784, was admitted to the bar in 1796 and commenced law practice from his plantation in Winnsboro, South Carolina. From 1802 to 1805, he was a member of the State House of Representatives and solicitor of the middle judicial circuit, 1804 to 1811. In 1813, he was elected as a Republican to the Thirteenth Congress, serving until 1815. He declined to be a candidate for reelection, returned to his plantation and was a member of the State Senate, 1818 to 1826.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 22968365
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Reid Evans (20 Feb 1769–8 Mar 1843), Find a Grave Memorial no. 22968365, citing Evans Plantation, Winnsboro, Fairfield County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .