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 Josiah William Bailey

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Josiah William Bailey

Birth
Warrenton, Warren County, North Carolina, USA
Death 15 Dec 1946 (aged 73)
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 8091147 View Source
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U.S. Senator. Born in Warrenton, North Carolina, he attended Raleigh Male Academy, graduated from Wake Forest College in 1893 and was editor of the Biblical Recorder, (1893-1907). He was a member of the North Carolina State Board of Agriculture, (1896-1900), studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1908 and commenced to practice law in Raleigh, North Carolina. He was a United States collector of internal revenue for North Carolina, (1913-21), a member of the North Carolina Constitutional Commission in 1915 and a trustee of the University of North Carolina, in 1930. In 1930, he was elected as Democrat to the United States Senate and served until his death at age 73 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Originally Created by: Evening Blues
  • Added: 16 Nov 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8091147
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8091147/josiah-william-bailey : accessed ), memorial page for Josiah William Bailey (14 Sep 1873–15 Dec 1946), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8091147, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .