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Cain, Richard Harvey (Richard)

Born: 1825 AD
Died: 1887 AD, at 61 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Clergymen, Politician


1825 - He was born on the 12th of April, in Greenbrier County, Virginia.

1848 - He joined the African Methodist Episcopal Church and became a minister in Muscatine, Iowa.

1961 - He was the Pastor in Brooklyn, New York.

1865 - He moved to Charleston, South Carolina.

1868 - He Delegate to the state constitutional convention.

1872 - He was elected to the state senate.

1873-1875 - He representative from South Carolina.

1877-1879 - He once again, he was elected as Representative from South Carolina.

1880-1887 - He became a African Methodist Episcopal bishop of Texas and Louisiana.

1887 - He died in Washington on the 18th of January, and was buried in Graceland cemetery.


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