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George Edmund Badger
Birth: Apr. 17, 1795
Death: May 11, 1866

US Congressman. Presidential Cabinet member. He served as a member of the North Carolina state legislature before being elected a superior court judge in 1820. In 1841, he was appointed by President Harrison as the Secretary of the Navy. He briefly served in the same position under President Tyler, but resigned. In 1846, he was elected as a United States Senator from North Carolina, serving until 1855. President Fillmore nominated him as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, but the Senate did not confirm him. (bio by: Evening Blues) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Mary Brown Polk Badger (1795 - 1866)*
  Delia Haywood Badger (1807 - 1876)*
  Rebecca Turner Badger (____ - 1823)*
  Delia Haywood Williams Badger (1807 - 1876)*
 
 Children:
  Catherine Mallon Badger Haigh (1827 - 1905)*
  Sarah Polk Badger McGehee (1833 - 1903)*
  Mary Rebecca Badger Hale (1836 - 1884)*
  Edmund Badger (1838 - 1883)*
  Richard Cogdell Badger (1839 - 1882)*
  Annice Haywood Bryan Badger Faison (1841 - 1898)*
  Thomas E. Badger (1843 - 1911)*
  Sherwood Badger (1844 - 1912)*
  Edward S. Badger (1846 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Raleigh
Wake County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Evening Blues
Record added: Nov 16, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8091123
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1st wife of George Edmund BadgerMarried about 1828 is Mary Brown Polk Badger buried in Old City Cemetery Raleigh Find A Grave Memorial# 31361644Wake Co., North Carolina
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