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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.

Membership

Member North Carolina Ho.

Connections

Married Annie Burgin, November 18, 1891.

father:
Andrew Murdock Craig

mother:
Clarissa Rebecca (Gilliam) Craig

spouse:
Annie Burgin