George Johnstone (congressman)

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George Johnstone
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 3rd district
In office
March 4, 1891 – March 3, 1893
Preceded byJames S. Cothran
Succeeded byAsbury Latimer
Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Newberry County
In office
January 16, 1877 – December 24, 1883
Personal details
BornApril 18, 1846
Newberry, South Carolina
DiedMarch 8, 1921(1921-03-08) (aged 74)
Newberry, South Carolina
Political partyDemocratic
Alma materSouth Carolina State Military Academy
University of Edinburgh
ProfessionAttorney
Military service
AllegianceConfederate States of America Confederate States of America
Branch/serviceConfederate States Army
Battles/warsAmerican Civil War

George Johnstone, (April 18, 1846 – March 8, 1921) was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives for South Carolina's 3rd congressional district. He served for one term from 1891 to 1893.

External links[edit]

United States Congress. "JOHNSTONE, George (id: J000202)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.

U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
James S. Cothran
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 3rd congressional district

1891–1893
Succeeded by
Asbury Latimer