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 Cornelius Harnett

Cornelius Harnett

Birth
Edenton, Chowan County, North Carolina, USA
Death 20 Apr 1781 (aged 58)
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 7189423 · View Source
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Revolutionary War Continental Congressman. Served as a Delegate from North Carolina to the Continental Congress in 1777. In July of 1781 he was taken prisoner by the British and subsequently died of disease.

Bio by: Erik Lander


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 15 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7189423
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cornelius Harnett (20 Apr 1723–20 Apr 1781), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7189423, citing Saint James Churchyard Cemetery, Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .