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Jonathan Worth

Birth
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Death 5 Sep 1869 (aged 66)
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 7723136 · View Source
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North Carolina Governor. During the Civil War, he served as the North Carolina state treasurer (1862-1865). He was elected as the Governor of North Carolina in 1865. However, in 1868, he resigned the office under what he called "Military duress."

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JONATHAN WORTH.
BORN IN GUILFORD COUNTY,
NORTH CAROLINA,
NOVEMBER 18TH, 1802,
DIED IN RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA,
SEPTEMBER 5TH, 1869.
LEGISLATOR, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER,
AND
GOVERNOR OF HIS NATIVE STATE:
FAITHFUL IN ALL.


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  • Originally Created by: Rebecca
  • Added: 30 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7723136
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jonathan Worth (18 Nov 1802–5 Sep 1869), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7723136, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .