William Aiken

William Aiken

Birth
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Death 6 Sep 1887 (aged 81)
Flat Rock, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 6719543 · View Source
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US Congressman, South Carolina Governor. He served as the Governor of South Carolina from 1844 to 1846. He was later elected to represent South Carolina's 2nd and 6th Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1851 to 1857. He was the first cousin of Confederate Officer and Congressman David Wyatt Aiken.


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Governor of the State. Member of Congress
Original Trustee Peabody Fund


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 24 Aug 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6719543
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Aiken (28 Jan 1806–6 Sep 1887), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6719543, citing Magnolia Cemetery, Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .