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Hargrave, Alfred

Alfred Hargrave (1812-1881), son of Elizabeth Jane Lindsay (1779-1827) and Jesse Hargrave (1777-1830), was a Lexington, NC, farmer. In 1840 and 1844, he represented Davidson County in the North Carolina General Assembly. He was married to Susan Overman (abt. 1801-1881), and they were the parents of two daughters—Margaret (1838-1872) and Juliet (1844-1878)—and a son Robert B. (1841-1863), who died at the Battle of Chancellorsville.

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