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John Miller Faison

congressman

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.

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