Ashe, John Baptista, 1748-1802

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Dates:
Birth 1748
Death 1802-11-27

Biographical notes:

John Baptista Ashe, revolutionary soldier and politician of North Carolina, held numerous offices after the war.

In Dec. 1786, Ashe was chosen as a delegate to the Continental Congress and represented his state during the year 1787. He was elected to the first and second Congresses, 1789-1793. Ashe was later elected to the governorship of North Carolina in 1802, but died in Halifax before taking office.

From the description of Letter : New York [N.Y.], to His Excellency, Richard Caswell esquire, 1787 Aug. 16. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 36125506

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Subjects:

  • Manuscripts, American
  • Cherokee Indians--Treaties--History--18th century--Sources
  • Indians of North America--Treaties
  • Cherokee Indians--Government relations--18th century--Sources

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Places:

  • Hopewell (S.C.) (as recorded)
  • South Carolina (as recorded)
  • New York (State)--New York (as recorded)