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Barringer, Daniel Laurens
by Mcfarland, Daniel M. Daniel Laurens Barringer, lawyer and congressman, was born at Poplar Grove in Cabarrus County. He was the son of John Paul Barringer (1721–1807) and Catherine Blackwelder. His father emigrated from [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Barringer, Daniel Moreau
by Wallace, Carolyn A. Barringer, Daniel Moreau by Carolyn A. Wallace, 1979 30 July 1806–1 Sept. 1873 Daniel Moreau Barringer, lawyer, congressman, and minister to Spain, was born at Poplar Grove in [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Barringer, Paul Brandon
by Simpson, Marcus B., Jr. Barringer, Paul Brandon by Marcus B. Simpson, Jr., 1979 13 Feb. 1857–9 Jan. 1941 Paul Brandon Barringer, physician and educator born in Concord, was the son of Rufus Barringer, a general in [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Barringer, Rufus Clay
by Krieger, Marvin. Rufus Clay Barringer, Confederate Army officer and legislator, was a descendant of French Huguenots who left France during the early seventeenth century for England and Germany. Barringer's [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Barringer, Victor Clay
by Keating, Mary Richmond. Victor Clay Barringer, lawyer, state senator, professor, and U.S. representative to the International Court in Egypt, was born at the family home, Poplar Grove, in Cabarrus County, near Concord. Of [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Bernheim, Gotthardt Dellman
by Delp, Robert W. Gotthardt Dellman Bernheim, Lutheran pastor, educator, and author, was born in Iserlohn, Westphalia, East Prussia. His father was John Herman Bernheim, a Jewish convert to Christianity who, following [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Boger, George
by Delp, Robert W. George Boger, German Reformed minister, was born in Cabarrus County. His grandfather, Mathias, emigrated from the Palatinate in 1732 and settled in Lancaster County, Pa. His parents, Jacob Boger (12 [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Cannon, Charles Albert
by Krieger, Marvin. Charles Albert Cannon, textile manufacturer, was born in Concord, one of ten children and the youngest of six sons born to James William Cannon, who founded Cannon Mills, and Mary Ella Bost [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Cannon, James William
by Glass, Brent D. James William Cannon, textile manufacturer, was born near Sugaw Creek Church in Mecklenburg County. His father was Joseph Allison Cannon and his mother, Eliza Long. As a boy he worked on his father's [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Cannon, Ruth Louise Coltrane
by Rankin, Edward L., Jr. Ruth Louise Coltrane Cannon, civic leader, preservationist, historian, and benefactor, was born in Cabarrus County, daughter of Mariam Winslow and Daniel Branson Coltrane. Her father was the founder [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Coleman, Warren Clay
by Krieger, Marvin. Warren Clay Coleman, manufacturer, was the illegitimate son of Rufus Clay Barringer, afterward a Confederate general, and Roxanna Coleman, a slave owned by Daniel Coleman, Sr., of Concord. Prior to [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Cook, James P.
by Green, C. Sylvester. James P. Cook, merchant and legislator, was born at Mt. Pleasant, Cabarrus County, the son of Matthew and Mary Costner Cook. His father (b. 1810) was a native of Baden, Germany, and came to America [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Craige, Francis Burton
by Mcfarland, Daniel M. Francis Burton Craige, editor, lawyer, and congressman, the youngest son of David and Mary Foster Craige, was born on the south fork of the Yadkin River five miles from Salisbury. He attended [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Dry, Marcus Baxter
by Perry, Percival. Dry, Marcus Baxter by Percival Perry, 1986 23 Oct. 1871–27 Jan. 1946 Marcus Baxter Dry, teacher and school administrator, whose career spanned over half a century, was born on a farm in [...] (from Dictionary of North Carolina Biography, University of North Carolina Press.)
Earnhardt, Dale
by Case, Steven. Dale Earnhardt by Steven Case, 2010. See also: NASCAR; Auto Racing April 29, 1951 - February 18, 2001 Dale Earnhardt was born on April 29, 1951, in Kannapolis (Cabarrus County). His father [...] (from NCpedia.)
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