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Bethune, Lauchlin

Born: 1785 AD
Died: 1874 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Farmer, Politician

1785 – Born on the 15th of April in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

1817-1827 – He was elected to the North Carolina Senate.

1830 – Bethune rose to the U.S. House as a Jacksonian Democrat.

1831-1833 – He was a U.S. Congressman from North Carolina.

1834-1836 – After losing two additional attempts to return to Cognress, Bethune returned to his plantation near Fayetteville and resumed the practice of agriculture.

1874 – He died on the 10th of October. He was buried in the Presbyterian Cemetery in Aberdeen, North Carolina.