Yanceyville, North Carolina , United States
|| February 19, 1785
|Died||August 30, 1828
Dec 10, 2006 09:00pm
|Info||YANCEY, Bartlett, (cousin of John Kerr), a Representative from North Carolina; born near Yanceyville, Caswell County, N.C., February 19, 1785; attended a private school and Hyco Academy in Caswell County; student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1804-1806; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1807 and practiced |
U.S. Representative (DR-NC) 1813-1817; chairman, Committee on Claims (Thirteenth and Fourteenth Congresses)
NC Senate 1817-1827 and served as its presiding officer
Died near Yanceyville, N.C., August 30, 1828; interment in the family cemetery upon the homestead.