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  1. John Ewing Colhoun: Birth: ABT 1791 in Charleston, SC. Death: ABT 1847

  2. Floride Bonneau Colhoun: Birth: 15 FEB 1792 in Charleston, Berkeley Co., SC. Death: 25 JUL 1866 in Pendleton, Anderson Co., SC

  3. James Edward Colhoun: Birth: 4 JUL 1798 in Charleston, SC. Death: 31 OCT 1889 in South Carolina


Notes
a. Note:   COLHOUN, John Ewing, (cousin of John Caldwell Calhoun and Joseph Calhoun), a Senator from South Carolina; born in Staunton, Augusta County, Va., around 1749; attended the common schools and graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University) in 1774; member, State house of representatives 1778-1800; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1783 and commenced practice in Charleston, S.C.; farmer; elected a member of the privy council and also a commissioner of confiscated estates in 1785; member, State senate 1801; member of the committee which was instructed to report a modification of the judiciary system of the United States; elected as a Democratic Republican to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1801, until his death in Pendleton, S.C., October 26, 1802; interment in the family cemetery, Old Pendleton District, now Pickens County, S.C. --- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress


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