GATLIN, Alfred Moore, (1790 - 1841)


GATLIN, Alfred Moore, a Representative from North Carolina; born in Edenton, N.C., April 20, 1790; pursued classical studies at New Bern, N.C.; graduated from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C., 1808; lawyer, private practice; elected as a Crawford Republican to the Eighteenth Congress (March 4, 1823-March 3, 1825); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the Nineteenth Congress in 1824; died on February 23, 1841, in Tallahassee, Fla.; interment in St. John's Episcopal Cemetery, Tallahassee, Fla.