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Augustus Summerfield Merrimon

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Augustus Summerfield Merrimon, American senator. member North Carolina House of Commons, 1860; member United States Senate from North Carolina, 1873-1879.

Background

Merrimon, Augustus Summerfield was born on September 15, 1830 in Cherryfields, North Carolina, United States. Son of Branch H. and Mary (Paxton) Merrimon.

Membership

Member North Carolina House of Commons, 1860. Member United States Senate from North Carolina, 1873-1879.

Connections

Married Margaret Baird, 1852.

father:
Branch H. Merrimon

mother:
Mary (Paxton) Merrimon

spouse:
Margaret Baird