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Middleton P. Barrow

Middleton Pope Barrow
United States Senator
from Georgia
In office
November 15, 1882 – March 4, 1883
Preceded by Benjamin H. Hill
Succeeded by Alfred H. Colquitt
Personal details
Born (1839-08-01)August 1, 1839
Died December 23, 1903(1903-12-23) (aged 64)
Political party Democratic
Relations Wilson Lumpkin
David Crenshaw Barrow, Jr.

Middleton Pope Barrow (August 1, 1839 – December 23, 1903) was a School of Law in 1860. He was admitted to the bar that year and commenced practice in Athens.

During the Civil War, he entered the Confederate service in 1861 and served throughout the war. He resumed the practice of law in Athens and was a member of the State constitutional convention in 1877.

Barrow was a member of the Democrat to the U.S. Senate in 1882 to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Benjamin H. Hill, serving from November 15, 1882 to March 3, 1883. He was not a candidate for re-election, and resumed the practice of law in Athens.

From January 6, 1902 until his death, he was a judge of the eastern judicial circuit of Georgia, and died in Savannah, Georgia in December 1903; interment was in a private cemetery on the family plantation in Oglethorpe County.

Pope Barrow was a great-grandson of Wilson Lumpkin, a U.S. Senator and a [[Governor of

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