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Locke Craig

Locke Craig, American governor. member North Carolina Ho.

Background

  • Craig, Locke was born on August 16, 1860 in Bertie Company, North Carolina, United States. Son of Andrew Murdock and Clarissa Rebecca (Gilliam) Craig.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University of North Carolina, 1880, Doctor of Laws, 1915.

    Career

    • Admitted to North Carolina bar, 1883, and practiced at Asheville. District elector, 1892. Elector for state at large, 1896.

      Member North Carolina House of Representatives, 1899, 1901. Governor of North Carolina, 1913-1917.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member North Carolina Ho.

    Connections

    • Married Annie Burgin, November 18, 1891.
    • father: Andrew Murdock Craig
    • mother: Clarissa Rebecca (Gilliam) Craig
    • spouse: Annie Burgin
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    Born August 16, 1860
    Died June 9, 1925
    (aged 64)
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