John Hunter (South Carolina politician)

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John Hunter
United States Senator
from South Carolina
In office
December 8, 1796 – November 26, 1798
Preceded by Pierce Butler
Succeeded by Charles Pinckney
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 2nd district
In office
March 4, 1793 – March 3, 1795
Preceded by Robert Barnwell
Succeeded by Wade Hampton I
Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Laurens County
In office
January 3, 1791 – March 4, 1793
Preceded by Constituency established
Succeeded by James Saxon
Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Little River District
In office
January 3, 1785 – January 20, 1790
Personal details
Born c.1750
South Carolina
Died December 30, 1802 (aged 69–70)
South Carolina
Political party Democratic-Republican

John Hunter (c.1750 – December 30, 1802)[1] was an American farmer from Newberry, South Carolina. He represented South Carolina in the U.S. House from 1793 until 1795 and in the United States Senate from 1796 to 1798.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Evening Post (New York). 1803-02-01. p. 3. 
United States Senate
Preceded by
Pierce Butler
U.S. Senator (Class 2) from South Carolina
1796–1798
Served alongside: Jacob Read
Succeeded by
Charles Pinckney
United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Robert Barnwell
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 2nd congressional district

1793–1795
Succeeded by
Wade Hampton I