Joseph Jonathan Davis

Joseph Jonathan Davis

Birth
Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, USA
Death 7 Aug 1892 (aged 64)
Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 8059802 · View Source
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Civil War Veteran US Congressman. During the Civil War, he served in the Confederate Army as Captain and commander of Company G, 47th North Carolina Infantry. After serving as a member of the North Carolina state legislature from 1868 to 1870, in 1875, he was elected to represent North Carolina's 4th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving until 1881. In 1885, he was the first president of the North Carolina state bar association. He was appointed as a state court judge in North Carolina in 1887.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Evening Blues
  • Added: 4 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8059802
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Jonathan Davis (13 Apr 1828–7 Aug 1892), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8059802, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Louisburg, Franklin County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .