Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949

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Stone, David

Stone, David, a Representative and a Senator from North Carolina; born at Hope, near Windsor, Bertie County, N.C., February 17, 1770; attended Windsor Academy, and was graduated from Princeton College in 1788; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1790 and commenced practice in Halifax, N.C.; member of the State house of commons 1791-1794; judge of the supreme court of North Carolina 1794-1798; elected as a Democrat to the Sixth Congress (March 4, 1799-March 3, 1801); elected to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1801, until his resignation about February 17, 1807; Governor of North Carolina 1808-1810; again elected to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1813, until his resignation on December 24, 1814; resumed the practice of law; died on his plantation near Raleigh, Wake County, N.C., October 7, 1818; interment in the family burial ground on the banks of the Neuse River, near Raleigh, N.C.

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Chicago: U.S. Congress, "Stone, David," Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949 in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1871 Original Sources, accessed April 22, 2018, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DAD3ZT99KW59H7E.

MLA: U.S. Congress. "Stone, David." Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949, in U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1871, Original Sources. 22 Apr. 2018. www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DAD3ZT99KW59H7E.

Harvard: U.S. Congress, 'Stone, David' in Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774-1949. cited in , U.S. Congress, Biographical Directory of the American Congress, 1774–1949 (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950), P.1871. Original Sources, retrieved 22 April 2018, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=DAD3ZT99KW59H7E.