William Barry Grove

Birth
Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
Death 30 Mar 1818 (aged 54)
Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 8586250 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and proceeded to practice law in Fayetteville, North Carolina. He was a trustee of the University of North Carolina, president of the Fayetteville Branch of the Bank of the United States and a member of the North Carolina State House of Commons, (1786, 88-89). In 1791, he was elected as a Pro-Administration to the Second and Third Congresses, reelected as Federalist to the Fourth Congress through the Seventh Congresses, serving until 1803. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 54.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 1 Apr 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8586250
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Barry Grove (15 Jan 1764–30 Mar 1818), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8586250, citing Grove Creek Cemetery, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .