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Samuel Mitchell Brinson
Birth: Mar. 20, 1870
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 13, 1922
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Wake Forest College, in 1891 and taught school in New Bern, North Carolina, (1891-92). He studied law, graduated from the law department of the University of North Carolina, Hill in 1895, was admitted to the bar in 1896 and commenced the practice of law in New Bern, North Carolina. He served as county superintendent of public instruction in Craven County, (1902-19) and was president of the Atlantic & North Carolina Railroad Company, in 1918. In 1819, he was elected as a Democrat to the Sixty-sixth and Sixty-seventh Congresses and served until his death at age 52. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  William George Brinson (1840 - 1896)
  Kittie Elizabeth Chestnut Brinson (1842 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Martin Scales Brinson (1878 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Mary Steele Brinson (1903 - 1995)*
  George Chesnut Brinson (1910 - 1912)*
 
 Siblings:
  James McCabe Brinson (1867 - 1936)*
  Samuel Mitchell Brinson (1870 - 1922)
  Mary Dudley Brinson (1871 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 03, 2003
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Samuel Mitchell Brinson
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