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John Miller Faison

John Miller Faison, American congressman. Member Democratic State Executive Committee, 1894-1898; member North Carolina Jamestown Exposition Commission, 1907; member 62d and 63d Congresses (1911-1915), 3d North Carolina District.

Background

  • Faison, John Miller was born on April 17, 1862 in near Faison, North Carolina, United States. Son of Doctor Henry and Martha (Hicks) Faison.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Davidson College, North Carolina, 1883. Doctor of Medicine University of Virginia, 1884. Attended New York Polyclinic, 6 months, 1884-1885.

    Career

    • In medical and surgical practice at Faison, since 1885. Also farmer; director Bank of Faison.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member Democratic State Executive Committee, 1894-1898. Member North Carolina Jamestown Exposition Commission, 1907. Member 62d and 63d Congresses (1911-1915), 3d North Carolina District.

    Connections

    • Married Eliza F. DeVane, December 17, 1887.
    • father: Doctor Henry Faison
    • mother: Martha (Hicks) Faison
    • spouse: Eliza F. DeVane
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    Born April 17, 1862
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