CARR, Overton

1781c–1838

Biography

CARR, Overton, a Doorkeeper from Maryland; born circa 1781; staff, Office of the Doorkeeper, U.S. House of Representatives, 1824–1831; elected Doorkeeper of the United States House of Representatives for the Twenty-second Congress and for the three succeeding Congresses until his death on March 21, 1838 (December 7, 1831–March 21, 1838); died on March 21, 1838, in Washington, D.C.; interment in Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.

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