|Member of the South Carolina Senate from Marlboro District|
November 27, 1826 – December 18, 1829
|Preceded by||Charles Irby|
|Succeeded by||Robert B. Campbell|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from 's 3rd district
March 4, 1817 – March 3, 1821
|Preceded by||Benjamin Huger|
|Succeeded by||Thomas R. Mitchell|
|Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Marion District|
November 26, 1810 – August 29, 1812
November 24, 1800 – December 15, 1805
|Born||October 17, 1778|
Williamsburg District, South Carolina
|Died||July 7, 1841 (aged 62)|
Darlington, South Carolina
|Alma mater||Rhode Island College|
|Profession||planter, lawyer, politician|
He served as member of the State house of representatives from 1800–1804 and from 1810-1811. He then served as solicitor of the northern judicial circuit 1804–1816. He was a trustee of South Carolina College from 1809–1817.
After his tenure in Congress, he engaged in agricultural pursuits. He later served as member of the State senate from 1826-1829. He was a delegate to the State convention in 1832.
He died in Darlington, South Carolina, July 7, 1841 and was interred at his home.
- United States Congress. "James Ervin (id: E000209)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 3rd congressional district
Thomas R. Mitchell
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