Robert Brown Elliott, Republican – SC

21 Feb
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Honorable Robert Brown Elliott
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South Carolina Attorney General
In office
December 14, 1876 – May 29, 1877
Governor Contested between Daniel Henry Chamberlain and Wade Hampton III
Preceded by Samuel W. Melton
Succeeded by James Conner
28th Speaker of the South Carolina House of Representatives
In office
November 24, 1874 – April 14, 1876
Governor Franklin I. Moses, Jr.
Daniel Henry Chamberlain
Preceded by Samuel J. Lee
Succeeded by William Henry Wallace
Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Aiken County
In office
November 24, 1874 – April 14, 1876
Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Barnwell County
In office
November 24, 1868 – March 1, 1870
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 3rd district
In office
March 4, 1871 – November 1, 1874
Preceded by Solomon L. Hoge
Succeeded by Lewis C. Carpenter
Personal details
Born August 11, 1842
Liverpool, United Kingdom(
Died August 9, 1884 (aged 41)
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Resting place St. Louis Cemetery No. 2
Political party Republican
Profession lawyer, civil servant
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Military service
Allegiance  United States of America
Service/branch  South Carolina National Guard
Years of service 1869–1871
Rank Commanding General
Battles/wars Reconstruction
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