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Kenneth Rayner

Kenneth Rayner, was born in Bertie County, N. C., in 1808; received a classical education; admitted to the bar, but never practiced; moved to Hereford County; member of the State house of representatives seven years; elected a Representative from North Carolina to the Twenty-sixth, Twenty-seventh, and Twenty-eighth Congresses as a Whig; Presidential elector on the Taylor and Fillmore ticket in 1848; appointed solicitor of the Treasury in 1877, died at Washington, D. C., March 4, 1884.  

Source: A Biographical Congressional Directory, 1774 to 1903, Washington, Government Printing Office, 1903

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