|Address|| Bertie County|
Windsor, North Carolina , United States
|| February 17, 1770
|| October 07, 1818
Feb 17, 2013 07:19am
|Info||STONE, David, a Representative and a Senator from North Carolina; born at “Hope,” near Windsor, Bertie County, N.C., February 17, 1770; attended Windsor Academy and graduated from The College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in 1788; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1790 and commenced practice in Halifax, N.C. |
N.C. House of Commons 1791-1794, 1811-1812
Judge of NC supreme court of North Carolina 1794-1798
U.S. Representative (AF-NC) 1799-1801. Stone was elected in 1798 with Federalist support but usually voted against the Federalist interests in Congress.
U.S. Senator (DR-NC) 1801-2/17/1807 (resigned); 1813-12/24/1814 (resigned)
Governor (DR-NC) 1808-1810
Resumed the practice of law; died on his plantation near Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., October 7, 1818; interment in the family burial ground on the banks of the Neuse River, near Raleigh, N.C.