|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from South Carolina's 4th district
March 4, 1819 - May 24, 1822
|Andrew R. Govan|
|Member of the South Carolina Senate from Barnwell District|
November 28, 1814 – December 18, 1817
|Lewis Malone Ayer|
|Member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Barnwell District|
November 28, 1808 – December 18, 1813
|Born||February 11, 1773|
Barnwell District, Province of South Carolina
|Died||May 24, 1822 (aged 49)|
China Grove, North Carolina
|Resting place||China Grove, North Carolina|
Born near Barnwell Court House, Barnwell District, South Carolina, Overstreet attended the common schools. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1798 and commenced practice in Barnwell District. He served as member of the state house of representatives from 1808 to 1813.
Overstreet was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Congresses and served from March 4, 1819, until his death May 24, 1822, at China Grove, North Carolina, while en route to his home from Washington, D.C. He was interred in Savitz Cemetery at Mount Zion Reformed Church, China Grove, North Carolina.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from South Carolina's 4th congressional district
Andrew R. Govan
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