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Archibald Hunter Arrington

  • Birth 12 Nov 1809 Nashville, Nash County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 20 Jul 1872 Nashville, Nash County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Nashville, Nash County, North Carolina, USA
  • Plot family graveyard
  • Memorial ID 24478544

US Congressman. He was a successful landowner when elected as a Democrat to the Twenty-seventh and Twenty-eighth Congresses, serving 1841 to 1845. A supporter of the Confederacy, he was a member of the North Carolina Secession Convention and served as a member of the First Confederate Congress in 1861. In 1866, he was a delegate to the Union National Convention at Philadelphia, chairman of the court of common pleas in 1867 and commissioner for Nash County, North Carolina in 1868. After leaving politics, he engaged in the management of his estate until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith





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  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 8 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24478544
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Archibald Hunter Arrington (12 Nov 1809–20 Jul 1872), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24478544, citing Arrington Cemetery, Nashville, Nash County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .