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Henry William De Saussure

Henry William De Saussure, American jurist. member South Carolina. Constitutional Convention, 1790; member lower house South Carolina. General Assembly, 1790-1794, 96-98, 1800-1802, 07-08.

Background

  • Saussure, Henry William De was born on August 16, 1763 in Pocotaligo, South Carolina, United States. Son of Daniel and Mary (McPherson) De Saussure.

  • Career

    • General Assembly, 1790-1794, 96-98, 1800-1802, 07-08. Director United States Mint, 1795.

    Membership

    Member South Carolina. Constitutional Convention, 1790. Member lower house South Carolina.

    General Assembly, 1790-1794, 96-98, 1800-1802, 07-08.

    Connections

    • Married Eliza Ford, 1785.
    • father: Daniel Saussure
    • mother: Mary (McPherson) De Saussure
    • spouse: Eliza Ford
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    Born August 16, 1763
    Died March 29, 1839
    (aged 75)
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