Thomas Jordan Jarvis


Thomas Jordan Jarvis Famous memorial

Jarvisburg, Currituck County, North Carolina, USA
Death 17 Jun 1915 (aged 79)
Greenville, Pitt County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Greenville, Pitt County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 7723925 View Source

Governor of North Carolina from 1879-1885. The son of a Methodist minister and farmer. During the Civil War he served in the Seventeenth North Carolina Regiment and was wounded at Drewry's Bluff in Virginia, becoming permanently disabled. After the war he studied Law. He died in office.

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  • Originally Created by: Rebecca
  • Added: 30 Jul 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7723925
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Jordan Jarvis (18 Jan 1836–17 Jun 1915), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7723925, citing Cherry Hill Cemetery, Greenville, Pitt County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .