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Joseph Rainey

AKA Joseph Hayne Rainey

Born: 21-Jun-1832
Birthplace: Georgetown, SC
Died: 1-Aug-1887
Location of death: Georgetown, SC
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Baptist Cemetery, Georgetown, SC

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congressman from South Carolina, 1870-79

Father: Edward Rainey
Wife: Susan (m. 1859)

    US Congressman, South Carolina 1st (1870-79)
    Born into Slavery
    Manumission family's freedom purchased by father

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