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Aiken, David Wyatt

David Wyatt Aiken, detail

David Aiken was a Confederate army officer who served as a congressman from South Carolina during the years after the war. Aiken had graduated from South Carolina College, a school once defined by its former president, Thomas Cooper, an early and controversial secessionist and a former Dickinson College professor.

Life span: 
03/17/1828 to 04/16/1887


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