Robert Woodward Barnwell

Robert Woodward Barnwell

Birth
Beaufort, Beaufort County, South Carolina, USA
Death 5 Nov 1882 (aged 81)
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Beaufort, Beaufort County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 7181237 · View Source
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US Congressman, US Senator. Elected to represent South Carolina's 2nd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1829 to 1833. Also served as a Member of the South Carolina State House of Representatives in 1826, United States Senator from South Carolina in 1850, Delegate to South Carolina Secession Convention in 1861, Delegate from South Carolina to the Confederate Provisional Congress from 1861 to 1862, and Senator from South Carolina in the Confederate Congress from 1862 to 1865.

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  • Added: 13 Feb 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7181237
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Woodward Barnwell (10 Aug 1801–5 Nov 1882), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7181237, citing Saint Helena's Episcopal Churchyard, Beaufort, Beaufort County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .